NSPA Conference 2019

Suicide prevention across the life course

Plenary sessions

National overview:

Suicide prevention with children and young people:

  • Self-harm in Young People – Professor Ellen Townsend, Professor of Psychology at the University of Nottingham
  • Suicide Mitigation: Aiming to Combine Compassion and Governance in a HE setting – Clare Dickens, Senior Lecturer on Mental Health at the University of Wolverhampton

Suicide prevention with people of working age:

Suicide prevention with older adults:

  • Non-fatal self-harm in older people – Professor David Owens, Associate Professor at the University of Leeds
  • Suicide Prevention and Later Life: An overview & reflections on co-producing peer initiatives – Jolie Goodman, Programme Manager for Empowerment & Later Life at the Mental Health Foundation 

Morning workshops

Afternoon workshops

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