ASSP CWC November Membership Meeting 2019

Sep 05, 2019

  • ASSP CWC November member Meeting 2019
    November 14, 2019
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Topic: Industries at High Risk for Suicide and What They Are Doing About It

Speaker: Cal Beyer, Director of Risk Management, Lakeside Industries, Inc. (Issaquah, WA)

Session Description:Learn why suicide prevention is a workplace leadership issue. There were approximately 47,000 suicides in 2018 in the US. The rate of suicide in the US has grown by over 30% since 1999. Increasingly, companies are learning how to incorporate mental health and suicide prevention into safety, health, and wellness programs. Progressive companies are successfully addressing mental health and suicide prevention and delivering positive outcomes for employees and the business.

Learning Objectives:

  • Why mental health and suicide prevention are the next frontier in safety
  • Apply the LEARN® Saves Lives suicide prevention model for uses at work, home and community
  • How to initiate conversations and meaningful dialogue focused on outcomes
  • Share tools, techniques, and resources relating to suicide prevention, including “Pocket Packets”


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