How to Understand Suicide - Jessica Wolf Ortiz
Suicide bereavement educator and family therapist, Jessica Wolf Ortiz, will be leading an interactive seminar on the impact of suicide, suicide bereavement and what it looks like, the effects to the family and the start of the healing journey. If you would like to learn more about suicide, if you work with affected families, are a first responder, student or other helping professional, please mark your calendar!
1. Definition of suicide, data, understanding the problem we are dealing with.
2. Myths of Suicide
3. Stages of Suicide
A) Prevention. What we need to know in order to stop a Suicide from happening.
B) Intervention. The crisis and how to handle it.
C) Postvention. Suicide’s bereavement process and aftermath.
4. Time for questions and answers
To Register: Please fill out the google form found here.
Michelle Vandale Memorial Gala
We would be honoured by your presence at the Michelle Vandale Memorial Gala. Dinner, dancing, silent auction, and live entertainment benefiting the BC Bereavement Helpline.
Date: Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Murrayville Hall, 21667 48 Avenue, Langley BC
Tickets available at www.michellevandalememorial.com
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