‘A Life at Risk’ suicide prevention
September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and the Kern County Network for Children (KCNC) is presenting a free public workshop on the subject called “A Life at Risk?”, on Sept. 7 from 8-10 a.m. in room US 1 at University Square, 2000 K Street in Bakersfield. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The workshop runs from 8:30-10 a.m. Those interested in attending should RSVP no later than Sept. 2 and pre-register online at http://www.kcnc.org/registration.
Theresa Marinas, behavioral health services director for Kaiser Permanente, Kern County, will conduct the workshop. Topics will include signs of risk, interventions and proposed actions.
For more information, please visit, http://www.kcnc.org/TrainingCalendar or call (661) 636-4488.