Learn the warning signs in young children and how to practice prevention and intervention with the latest research and best practices.
About this event
The Wellness Institute invites you to a live training with Dr. Arielle Sheftall, principal investigator at the Center for Suicide Prevention and Research at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
What are the signs and symptoms of suicide in youth? What protective and preemptive interventions can parents of young children take to prevent suicide?
About Dr. Sheftall:
Arielle Sheftall, PhD, is a principal investigator in the Center for Suicide Prevention and Research at the Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Her research program investigates early vulnerability factors associated with suicidal behavior in young children with the goal of implementing early intervention programs to prevent future suicidal behavior in at-risk youth. She received her undergraduate degree from Penn State University and doctorate at The Ohio State University. She is a Massachusetts native and loves all things sports.