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Suicide Prevention & Substance Use: Justice-Involved Clients

Suicide remains a leading cause of death in our country, affecting all segments of the population. People just released from prison are at higher-risk of suicide, particularly if they also struggle with substance use. This webinar will present lessons learned from a research study that evaluates the effectiveness of the Safety Planning Intervention, a strategy for reducing suicide events among people transitioning from jail to the community.

Jennifer Johnson Presenter:

Dr. Jennifer E. Johnson will describe the nature of the problem and ways to reduce suicide events, given frequent substance use in this high-risk population. Read Dr. Johnson's complete bio here



This webinar is presented by the Great Lakes ATTC and MHTTC in collaboration with the Central East ATTC and MHTTC. 

Starts: Mar. 3, 2020 12:00 pm
Ends: Mar. 3, 2020 2:00 pm
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