Suicide is a national and international public health priority, and suicidal behavior among children is common, costly, and preventable. Systematic, accurate, and equitable detection of children who present to medical care for suicidal thoughts and behaviors is challenging. In turn, suicide and self-harm prediction models and evidence-based personalized decision support tools to reduce suicide risk […]
Treatment for depression traditionally focuses on reducing negative emotions like sadness or anger and less on increasing positive emotions like contentment and happiness. In this talk, Dr. Kujawa will first review research informed by neuroscience that highlights difficulties with positive emotions as a key risk factor for the development of depression in youth. Next, Dr. […]
NatCon 2024
NatCon24 is an exclusive invitation to invest in yourself, your organization and your community! Renowned for its sought-after speakers and best-in-class curriculum, NatCon24 offers three days of learning, networking and access to experts. Register to: Engage with thousands of colleagues from across the country. Hear from hundreds of thought leaders in health care and beyond. […]
NAMICon is where hundreds of dynamic and important voices unite to improve mental health for all through mental health awareness, education and advocacy. It’s where personal journeys are celebrated, positive change takes root, and new connections and community cultivate a safe space, fostering support, hope, and healing. Join hundreds of passionate and vibrant voices from […]
The Active Minds Mental Health Conference is the nation’s leading mental health conference for young adults. This highly anticipated conference will bring together 400 young adults and mental health advocates from across the country to share ideas and advance knowledge about mental health education, advocacy, and awareness. The conference will showcase the most innovative and […]
Each year, thousands of mental health advocates unite in Washington, D.C., and online for an inspiring week of empowerment and innovation. At this year’s conference, participants will explore ways to DISRUPT systemic barriers, REFORM harmful practices that prevent progress, and TRANSFORM the current landscape, ensuring everyone has equitable opportunity for optimal mental health and well-being. Sept. […]


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