Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019
    • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location

Jasmina Sisirak
disability accommodations,(jsisirak@uic.edu)

Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: Project SEARCH
Instructor: Stephanie Crookston, Program Manager, Project SEARCH, UC Health, Aurora, CO

Description

In this webinar you will learn how to talk about suicide, and you will learn about the myths and facts about suicide. We will learn what to look for in assessing your Project SEARCH students (and others) for suicide risk. We will walk you through what to do when a student (or anyone) displays concerning behaviors and how to help them find resources and access those resources.



Stephanie Crookston is a Program Manager with Project SEARCH at UCHealth in Aurora Colorado. Stephanie has a masters in Psychology and 7 years of experience in Mental Health and Supported Employment. Stephanie experienced a significant personal suicide loss in her life and as a direct result became dedicated to learn more about suicide prevention and help learn the signs of suicide and how to help someone who is struggling. Stephanie has presented on numerous platforms regarding ADA and accommodations, leadership seminars on working alongside employees with different abilities, suicide prevention, and mental health first aid at multiple professional conferences across the United States.