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The S Word – Film screening & panel discussion on World Suicide Prevention Day

Brought to you by the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program and the University of Michigan Depression Center, in collaboration with the Stephen M. Ross School of Business

“The most dangerous word is Silence. Speaking the word Suicide is not the problem. It’s the silence that so often surrounds it.”
Sunday, September 10, 2017 | 3:00 - 6:00 PM
Ross School of Business, Robertson Auditorium
701 Tappan Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Please join us for:

  • Screening of the documentary, The S Word
  • Panel discussion about suicide signals, prevention strategies, and education featuring:
    • Lisa Klein, Filmmaker and U-M Alumna
    • Melvin McInnis, M.D., Research Director, Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program
    • Cheryl King, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, U-M Depression Center Faculty
    • Julie Kaplan, embedded CAPS Counselor at Ross
    • Spencer Walz, Student & Volunteer with NAMI Washtenaw County
    • Sam Orley, Executive Director, Wolverine Support Network; member of Mental Health America's Collegiate Mental Health Innovation Council
  • Information tables of many campus organizations and local non-profits that focus on mental health services

This event is free of charge and open to the campus community and the public, but pre-registration is required.

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