Mental Health America of Texas will host the Texas Suicide Prevention Symposium Wednesday, August 19, 2015, Hilton Houston North, 12400 Greenspoint Drive, Houston TX 77060.

Free, first-come first served. Register online at

About 800 mental health and suicide prevention advocates are expected to attend this event which features national suicide prevention program experts and researchers.


  • Overview of Texas and National Zero Suicide Initiatives
  • Innovations in Clinical Assessment and Treatment
  • Suicide Safer Schools!
  • Social Media, Messaging and Safety – Using Today’s Media Tools Effectively and Safely
  • Applied Intervention Tools
  • Postvention
  • Prevention and Resiliency in Special Populations

Co-presented by:

Mental Health America of Texas
Texas Suicide Prevention Council
Texas Department of State Health Services
Mental Health America of Texas
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Terri Goodman and Associates