International Survivors of Suicide Day
11/23/2013, 9:00 AM - 12:45 PM
401 Parnassus Ave., Room LP-190
Pamela Chu - Contact Information
Have you lost a loved one to suicide? If so, join thousands of other survivors of suicide loss nationwide in a day of healing and empowerment through the 15th annual International Survivors of Suicide Day sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). Hundreds of conference sites will simultaneously watch a 90-minute broadcast produced by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. On this broadcast, a diverse panel of survivors and mental health professionals will address the questions that so many survivors face. “Why did this happen? How can I cope? Where can I find support?”
UCSF Depression Center faculty and the San Francisco VA Medical Center's Suicide Prevention Program staff will moderate a discussion group after the broadcast for attendees to share and ask questions.
Admission is free. Registration requested at eventbrite. Drop-ins are welcome.
|9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. ||Check-in and light breakfast |
|9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.||Welcoming remarks|
|10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.||AFSP DVD broadcast |
|11:45 a.m.- 12:45 p.m. ||Discussion Group |
View this year's International Survivors of Suicide Day program and panelists here.
Thank you to our sponsors:
AFSP - Greater San Francisco Bay Area Chapter
UCSF Department of Psychiatry
Find a support group through San Francisco Suicide Prevention or AFSP.
Participate in an Out of Darkness Community Walk near you.
Learn more about Out of the Darkness Overnight Walk this June 1-2, in Washington, D.C.