Seize the Awkward: Talking with Teens about Mental Health and Suicide
This presentation is to help homeschooling parents discuss mental health with their teens, and will cover what parents need to know about suicide risk in youth. There will also be information about resources for mental health education with youth, including incorporating the use of media and other activities as a way to promote learning about this important topic.
Doreen S. Marshall, PhD is the Vice President of Programs for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. She is a licensed psychologist and national expert in suicide prevention. Doreen has been involved in suicide prevention education for over 15 years.
She and her husband, Dan are homeschooling parents.