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Depression and Suicide Prevention Training

Date: 09/10/2019 to 09/10/2019
Time: 8:30 to 3:30
Location: ROE #3 Professional Development Center 1500 W Jefferson Street Vandalia, IL 62471

Contact email: workshops@roe3.org
Contact phone: 6182835011

Educators attending this powerful, full-day seminar will learn and discuss the most up-to-date information on child/adolescent depression and suicide.  Participants will learn about, explore and plan, proven, effective depression/suicide prevention, intervention, and post-intervention strategies that they can bring back to their individual schools and districts.  Participants will examine the primary causes and and signs of Childhood/Adolescent depression, including those that are less apparent or "masked". Evidence-based strategies for individual counseling and mentoring, and classroom and school accommodations will be discussed.  Educators in attendance will practice a strength-based intervention model, involving the utilization of Developmental Assets.  The instructors will guide educators in developing school-wide social/emotional learning strategies.  All participants will be given time and direction in establishing their own action planning, based upon individual needs assessments in their schools. 

Registration Flyer: Register Here

Professional Development Provided By:
The Regional Office of Education for Bond, Christian, Effingham, Fayette and Montgomery Counties
Julie Wollerman, Regional Superintendent of Schools