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FMHI Faculty Attend Roundtable on Suicide Prevention Among Veterans

FMHI Faculty Attend Roundtable on Suicide Prevention Among Veterans

Following the release of startling statistics, several Florida agencieswere invited to showcase outreach efforts designed to help prevent suicide among our nation's veterans. Steve Roggenbaum, MA, Dr. Colleen Clark and Dr. Larry Schonfeld of the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute (FMHI) along with CBCS Dean Julie Serovich participated in this event, titled the "Veterans Roundtable on Suicide Prevention and Treatment," which was called by United States Representative Kathy Castor. The event, which was held October 27, 2014 at the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, focused on tackling tough problems, such as preventing suicide, treating Veterans who are experiencing thoughts of suicide, and treating Veterans who have attempted suicide. Read more...