Mental Health Matters WA (MHM) hosts community events that raise public awareness about mental health and help to break the social stigma about mental health and illness. These events will apply an arts based approach and involve other community partners. Language interpreters and childcare (for on-site events) are provided.
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Life Saving Conversations
How to Help Youth Struggling with Their Mental Health
May 30 , 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm PDT
– Many of us have confided in others during dark times, and vice versa. But it can feel awkward, if not downright frightening, not knowing what to do when a loved one or a peer shows suicide warning signs. Mental Health Matters of Washington, in partnership with Northwest Regional Education Service District – Official, @UW Forefront Suicide Prevention Center, and UW Bothell School of Nursing and Health Studies, is hosting a FREE, virtual webinar to help people L.E.A.R.N. the steps to help someone who may be contemplating taking their life. Developed by UW’s Forefront Center, the five simple and effective L.E.A.R.N steps empower individuals to help others move in the direction of hope, recovery, and survival.
*Note: English-Spanish live translation provided
Register now using this form or the QR code on the flyer. We hope to see you there!