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2019 Conference Materials

Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Opening Welcome

Presenter: Matthew Wintersteen, PhD, Thomas Jefferson University, Director HESPC

Presenter: Matthew Wintersteen, PhD, Thomas Jefferson University, Director HESPC

Plenary Session

Title: Resilience in Action

Presenter: Jordan Burnham

Title: Resilience in Action

Presenter: Jordan Burnham

Breakout 1A

Title: Culturally Relevant Suicide Prevention Programming for Diverse Students

Presenter: Shawn Blue, Psy.D

Title: Culturally Relevant Suicide Prevention Programming for Diverse Students

Presenter: Shawn Blue, Psy.D

Breakout 1B

Title: Strategies for Policy/Procedural Changes: Providing Outreach and Support to Students Returning from Leave of Absence

Presenter: Cameron Jesse Cox

Title: Strategies for Policy/Procedural Changes: Providing Outreach and Support to Students Returning from Leave of Absence

Presenter: Cameron Jesse Cox

Breakout 1C & 2C

Title: The Art of Recovery

Presenter: Sondra Rosenberg, ATR-BC

Title: The Art of Recovery

Presenter: Sondra Rosenberg, ATR-BC

Breakout 1D

Title: From Werther to Today: 250 Years of Cultural Anxiety around Youth and Young Adult Suicide

Presenter: Lena Heilmann, Ph.D., M.N.M.

Title: From Werther to Today: 250 Years of Cultural Anxiety around Youth and Young Adult Suicide

Presenter: Lena Heilmann, Ph.D., M.N.M.

Breakout 1E

Title: QPR Training: Self-Care for Students Exposed to Trauma Material in Curricula

Presenters: Nicole G. Johnson, Ph.D., LPC, CAADC, CCDP-D; Astra B. Czerny, PhD, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Title: QPR Training: Self-Care for Students Exposed to Trauma Material in Curricula

Presenters: Nicole G. Johnson, Ph.D., LPC, CAADC, CCDP-D; Astra B. Czerny, PhD, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Breakout 2A & 3A

Title: Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion of: “Lift the Mask Portraits of Life with Mental Illness”

Presenters: Sarah Marshall; Renee Wilk

Title: Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion of: “Lift the Mask Portraits of Life with Mental Illness”

Presenters: Sarah Marshall; Renee Wilk

Breakout 2B

Title: Promoting Help-Seeking and Connectedness to At-Risk Students using AFSP’s Interactive Screening Program

Presenters: Laura Hoffman; Rachel Daltry, Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist

Title: Promoting Help-Seeking and Connectedness to At-Risk Students using AFSP’s Interactive Screening Program

Presenters: Laura Hoffman; Rachel Daltry, Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist

Breakout 2D

Title: Suicide Prevention for Medical Students and Residents

Presenters: Eugenia Curet, Ph.D; Jessica Martin, M.D, MHSA; Marivel Mata, MPA

Title: Suicide Prevention for Medical Students and Residents

Presenters: Eugenia Curet, Ph.D; Jessica Martin, M.D, MHSA; Marivel Mata, MPA

Breakout 3B

Title: Workshop: Improving Student Wellness, Resiliency and Success through Interactive Simulations

Presenter: Adrian Lucero

Title: Workshop: Improving Student Wellness, Resiliency and Success through Interactive Simulations

Presenter: Adrian Lucero

Breakout 3C & 4C

Title: Using the Interpersonal Theory of Suicide (IPT) Framework for Developing a Universal Approach to Suicide Prevention in Higher Education

Presenters: Paul M. Reinert, PhD; James J. Mazza, Ph.D

Title: Using the Interpersonal Theory of Suicide (IPT) Framework for Developing a Universal Approach to Suicide Prevention in Higher Education

Presenters: Paul M. Reinert, PhD; James J. Mazza, Ph.D

Breakout 3D & 4D

Title: From Role-Play to Real Life: Using Gatekeeper Skills in Real World Situations of Potential Suicidality

Presenters: Marian Reiff, Ph.D; Meeta Kumar, Ph.D; Batsi Bvunzawabaya, Ph.D; Alaina Spiegel, Psy.D; Brinda Ramesh

Title: From Role-Play to Real Life: Using Gatekeeper Skills in Real World Situations of Potential Suicidality

Presenters: Marian Reiff, Ph.D; Meeta Kumar, Ph.D; Batsi Bvunzawabaya, Ph.D; Alaina Spiegel, Psy.D; Brinda Ramesh

Breakout 3E

Title: A Multi-Faceted Approach to Suicide Risk Reduction Amongst Residential Students

Presenters: Justin Kelley, M.A.Ed., Rutgers; Meurcie K. Zigonli, M.A.; Kimberly Kozinski, Ed.M.

Title: A Multi-Faceted Approach to Suicide Risk Reduction Amongst Residential Students

Presenters: Justin Kelley, M.A.Ed., Rutgers; Meurcie K. Zigonli, M.A.; Kimberly Kozinski, Ed.M.

Breakout 4A

Title: Reaching Student Athletes: Ways to Address the Mental Health of Student Athletes

Presenter: Rachel Daltry, PsyD

Title: Reaching Student Athletes: Ways to Address the Mental Health of Student Athletes

Presenter: Rachel Daltry, PsyD

Breakout 4B

Title: Self Care, Did We Forget About that?

Presenter: Alison Franklin, LCSW

Title: Self Care, Did We Forget About that?

Presenter: Alison Franklin, LCSW

Friday, May 31st, 2019

Plenary Session

Title: Suicide and Mental Health: Let’s Talk About It

Presenter: Dan Reidenberg, PsyD

Title: Suicide and Mental Health: Let’s Talk About It

Presenter: Dan Reidenberg, PsyD

Breakout 5A & 6A

Title: Innovative & Interactive Approaches to Suicide Assessment & Safety Plans

Presenter: Dominique Condevaux, LAC, LPC, MAC, ADS, NCC, DCC

Title: Innovative & Interactive Approaches to Suicide Assessment & Safety Plans

Presenter: Dominique Condevaux, LAC, LPC, MAC, ADS, NCC, DCC

Breakout 5B & 6B

Title: Culture, Context and Identity: Creating Conversations About Suicide in Minority Communities

Presenters: Meeta Kumar, Ph.D; Batsirai Bvunzawabaya, Ph.D; Marian Reiff, Ph.D

Title: Culture, Context and Identity: Creating Conversations About Suicide in Minority Communities

Presenters: Meeta Kumar, Ph.D; Batsirai Bvunzawabaya, Ph.D; Marian Reiff, Ph.D

Breakout 5C

Title: Suicide and Mental Health: Let’s Talk About It – Q & A

Presenter: Dan Reidenberg, PsyD

Title: Suicide and Mental Health: Let’s Talk About It – Q & A

Presenter: Dan Reidenberg, PsyD

Breakout 5D & 6D

Title: Managing Campus Stress

Presenters: Brittany King, LPC; Whitney Wyatt, LPC

Title: Managing Campus Stress

Presenters: Brittany King, LPC; Whitney Wyatt, LPC

Breakout 5E

Title: Campus Mental Health Support for the Parenting Student

Presenters: Shana Simmons, LCSW; Richelle Burney, LCSW, CSAC

Title: Campus Mental Health Support for the Parenting Student

Presenters: Shana Simmons, LCSW; Richelle Burney, LCSW, CSAC

Breakout 5F

Title: We All Have A Role to Play: A Proactive Approach to Supporting College Students’
Mental Wellness

Presenter: Jared Fenton, Civic Scholar

Title: We All Have A Role to Play: A Proactive Approach to Supporting College Students’
Mental Wellness

Presenter: Jared Fenton, Civic Scholar

Breakout 6C

Title: The Unique Role of Second-Language Classrooms in a Comprehensive Higher Education Suicide Prevention Approach

Presenter: Lena Heilmann, Ph.D.

Title: The Unique Role of Second-Language Classrooms in a Comprehensive Higher Education Suicide Prevention Approach

Presenter: Lena Heilmann, Ph.D.

Breakout 6E

Title: Engaging Faculty in Campus Suicide Prevention Efforts through the Dissemination of a Crisis Response “Red Folder”

Title: Engaging Faculty in Campus Suicide Prevention Efforts through the Dissemination of a Crisis Response “Red Folder”

Breakout 6F

Title: Let’s Talk Self-Care

Presenter: Jenny Ortiz, BA

Title: Let’s Talk Self-Care

Presenter: Jenny Ortiz, BA

Breakout 7A

Title: We are a Team: Faculty and Staff and Students – Process of Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention from the Faculty Perspective

Presenter: Dr. Todd Hastings, RN

Title: We are a Team: Faculty and Staff and Students – Process of Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention from the Faculty Perspective

Presenter: Dr. Todd Hastings, RN

Breakout 7B

Title: Ask the Experts: Caring for Students with Suicidal Ideation

Presenters: Matthew Wintersteen, PhD; George Wohlreich, MD, MA, DSc (Hon), FCPP

Title: Ask the Experts: Caring for Students with Suicidal Ideation

Presenters: Matthew Wintersteen, PhD; George Wohlreich, MD, MA, DSc (Hon), FCPP

Breakout 7C

Title: The Intersection Between Insufficient Basic Needs and Mental Health Issues Among College Students

Presenters: Serita M. Reels, MPH, MCHES; Brother Robert Kinzler, F.S.C., MSW

Title: The Intersection Between Insufficient Basic Needs and Mental Health Issues Among College Students

Presenters: Serita M. Reels, MPH, MCHES; Brother Robert Kinzler, F.S.C., MSW

Breakout 7D

Title: Masquerade: Camouflaging Imperfections and Insecurities on a College Campus

Presenters: Dr. Thomas F. Starr, LPC; Mrs. Elizabeth T. Jones, M.A.

Title: Masquerade: Camouflaging Imperfections and Insecurities on a College Campus

Presenters: Dr. Thomas F. Starr, LPC; Mrs. Elizabeth T. Jones, M.A.

Breakout 7E

Title: Growth After Crisis: How redefining our Scope and Repurposing our Case Managers Eliminated a Counseling Waitlist

Presenters: Meredith Karg, M.Ed.; Thomas Crissman, M.A.

Title: Growth After Crisis: How redefining our Scope and Repurposing our Case Managers Eliminated a Counseling Waitlist

Presenters: Meredith Karg, M.Ed.; Thomas Crissman, M.A.

Closing Plenary