Depression Awareness & Suicide Prevention Presentation
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About The Event
Please join us as we learn the nature of depression and suicide, risk factors, warning signs, protective factors and guidelines for intervention.
Pam Farkas, LCSW, is a prominent and passionate educator and psychotherapist advocating for the well-being of children and adults. She presents to schools, mental health professionals, physicians, organizations, parents and students on how to increase awareness of depression and suicide prevention. Her essential information details warning signs and risk factors as well as protective factors and appropriate treatment for depression and suicide prevention. She recently co-authored Resilient Children: How Caring Adults Can Inspire Children to Succeed and Thrive, a book providing creative learning experiences for children to develop social emotional skills for handling life challenges.