Defense Department Roundtable on Suicide Prevention

Mental health advocates and military held a roundtable discussion with members of the media about ways journalistic coverage of suicides,… read more

Mental health advocates and military held a roundtable discussion with members of the media about ways journalistic coverage of suicides, particularly those of soldiers and veterans, could contribute to a potential decline in suicides. They talked about the impact stories about suicide have had on others contemplating it, and debated the merits of journalistically covering suicides at all. close

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  • Gordon H. Smith President and CEO National Association of Broadcasters
  • Colleen Carr Manager National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention->Policy and Strategy Partnerships
  • Marie Dyak President and CEO Entertainment Industries Council
  • Keita Franklin Director Department of Defense->Suicide Prevention and Risk Reduction
  • Rosemary Williams Assistant Secretary Department of Veterans Affairs->Public Affairs
  • Eileen Zeller Lead Adviser Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration->Public Health
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Defense Department Roundtable on Suicide Prevention

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Program ID:
414043-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 2016 | 4:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2016 | 2:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Aug 21, 2016 | 4:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 2016 | 2:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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