Depression, anxiety and substance abuse are on the rise in this pandemic and young adults, racial and ethnic minorities, essential workers, and unpaid caregivers now face elevated risk for suicide, along with LGBTQ+ communities. Identify red flags and effective interventions, and explore the latest community suicide-prevention strategies in Oregon — a state with an already high suicide rate.
Lillian Shirley, Director, Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division
Michael Sorensen, MPA, Director of Business Development, Cedar Hills Hospital and Outpatient Services
Nirmala Dhar, LCSW, Operations & Policy Analyst, Oregon Health Authority
Divina Davidds-Garrido, Newport Academy Program Alumna and student at Santa Monica College
Emily Moser, MPA, MAT, Youth Line Director, Lines for Life
10 am Zoom Livestream