The Colorado Office of Suicide Prevention (OSP) is delighted to be able to share the first Webinar in a 2-part Webinar series created for Colorado by The Trevor Project!
This Webinar series is titled:
LGBTQ Youth & Suicide:
Common Crisis Issues & Best Practices for Youth-Serving Adults
This Webinar series is intended for Colorado adults who work with youth and young adults.
- The first ~1-hour Webinar introduces adults to LGBTQ+ terminologies, to understanding the increased risk of suicide among LGBTQ+ identifying youth, and to learning best practices on supporting LGBTQ+ youth, in general, as well as when they are having thoughts of suicide.
- The first Webinar can be accessed here: Trevor Project Webinar Part 1
- The second ~1-hour Webinar will be a live, recorded event, which will be held on September 19, 2019 from 10-11am MDT. The recording of this Webinar will be made available, as well. Adults can join this live Webinar to ask questions based on the content from the first Webinar, and/or they can pose questions ahead of time through this Google Form.
- Information about joining the second line Webinar is below:
Topic: The Trevor Project and Colorado State Q & ATime: Sep 19, 2019 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/
286499516One tap mobile+16699006833,,286499516# US (San Jose)+16468769923,,286499516# US (New York)Dial by your location+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)Meeting ID: 286 499 516Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ ajTPcsJ5V
This 2-part Webinar series will be available for a year to Colorado adults who serve youth and young adults. We are grateful to be working in collaboration with the Trevor Project to support Colorado youth and young adults who identify as LGBTQ+!
Click here to find additional OSP resources to help inform suicide prevention efforts for LGBTQ+ youth.