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Behind Happy Faces: Depression and Suicide, Lets’ Talk About It
September 28, 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Ross Szabo is an award-winning pioneer of the youth mental health movement and the CEO of the Human Power Project. He is the author of Behind Happy Faces: Taking Charge of Your Mental Health and A Kid’s Book About Anxiety. He has spoken to more than 1 million students about the importance of mental health and provided a positive example to empower them to seek help.
Joining us to help provide an understanding of common mental health conditions such as anxiety and depression and their individual differences, is licensed clinical psychologist, Dr Jason Washburn. Dr. Washburn will talk about suicide myths and facts, suicide contagion, risk factors, as well as warning signs, and will provide prevention tips for parents and students. This free event is open to the public and anyone can join.
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