Suicidality and Trauma Informed Care - An Integrated Approach

Grand Junction, Colorado
Friday, August 25, 2017


7:30      Registration 

8:00      Introductions/Welcome

8:15       Why People Die by Suicide
  Thomas Joiner, PhD

9:15       Perceived Burdensomeness & Thwarted Belonging
 Thomas Joiner, PhD

10:15     Break

10:30     Acquired Ability to Enact Lethal Self Injury
 Thomas Joiner, PhD

11:00     Interactive Questions & Answers
 Thomas Joiner, PhD

11:15     Lunch (provided)

12:15     Suicide Prevention in Non-VA Veterans
  Michael Rice, PhD, APRN, FAAN
  Cheryl Krause-Parello, PhD, RN, FAAN

1:15      Break

1:30      Trauma Informed Care
 Eric Arauz, MLER

3:30      Break

3:45      An Integrated Care Model
Liz Rogers, DNP, PMHNP
Nicole Brodrick, DNP, PMHNP

4:30      Closing and Evaluation

Learner Objectives

At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify suicide risk factors
  • Promote trauma informed care for those with mental illness who are at risk for suicide

  • Describe and apply an integrated approach to suicide prevention


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Preferred payment method is by credit card. If you need to pay by check, your registration will not be confirmed until your check is received in our office. Checks must be received by:
    August 11, 2017.

    Make check payable to:
    Regents of the University of Colorado 

    Remit payment to: 
    University of Colorado 
    College of Nursing, MS C288-11 
    13120 East 19th Ave. 
    Aurora, CO 80045