How to Talk About Suicide & Help Save Lives

Learn how to safely and effectively communicate about suicide and suicide prevention with media and others.

About this event

This free, 2 hour, Public Information Officer (PIO)Workshop includes a review of safe and effective messaging for suicide & suicide prevention and prepares individuals for media interviews and to better communicate with others on the topic in general.


  • Practice communication skills using safe and effective messaging for suicide prevention.
  • Learn new tips to appropriately engage media on the topic of suicide.
  • Create a suicide prevention messaging framework.

Who should attend?

Public Information Officers, Communication Specialists, other staff members in a position to communicate about suicide & suicide prevention to media, and the general public representing the education, hospital, faith, mental health, and other related fields.

For more information, contact Brett Hall at

Zoom link is required to attend and will be provided upon registration.