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VA NorCal to Host Mental Health Summit at UC Davis, Sacramento
Start: 9/10/2019 8:30 AM
End: 9/10/2019 3:00 PM

Address:
UC Davis Betty Irene Moore Hall
2570 48th Street
Sacramento California
 

Contact Information:

​Chief of Public Affairs William Martin: 916-843-9247 or William.Martin6@va.gov

Additional Details:

​Summit to focus on lethal means as factor in suicide prevention

This year's summit will focus on suicide and lethal means prevention, including discussions on utilizing lethal means safety tools, the importance of lethal means counseling, and recently passed California state legislation related to gun violence restraining orders.

Presenters:

  • Dr. Megan McCarthy, current national clinical coordinator for the Veterans Crisis Line and former VA Deputy Director of Suicide Prevention
  • Dr. Amy Barnhorst, Vice Chair for Community Mental Health, UC-Davis Medical Center

Who should attend: veterans, health care providers, law enforcement, legal professionals

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VA NorCal to Host Mental Health Summit at UC Davis, Sacramento