217633 This Will Pass - Suicide Prevention

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 : 6:00 PM - 6:10 PM

Gary R. Black, BA , Health Communication, Mecklenburg County Health Department, Charlotte, NC, Charlotte, NC
The film seeks to empower residents to reach out to friends, family members, co-workers and neighbors, and help them better identify those experiencing depression and suicidal thoughts. It urges viewers to ask tough questions and direct those in crisis to get help immediately.

Learning Areas:
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs

Learning Objectives:
Viewers will be able to discuss an appropriate question to ask of a person who shows what might be signs of depression and/or suicidal ideation.

Keywords: Suicide, Adult and Child Mental Health

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have 17 years experience as a Health Communication practitioner in public health at a local health department in Charlotte, NC
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.