Responding Faithfully to Mental Health Crises and Suicide
Where: Covenant Presbyterian Church
When: August 21, 2014 - 11:45am-1pm
Presenter: Kathryn Falbo-Woodson
Kathryn Falbo-Woodson will facilitate a discussion for faith communities and faith leaders to better understand mental health crises and suicide with an emphasis on risks, response and prevention.
Kathryn Falbo-Woodson, mental health advocate and trainer, has worked in the mental health field for 14 years, providing outreach, advocacy, training, program & resource development, volunteer management, and direct care for youth, individuals, and older adults with mental health challenges.
Founded in 1987, Mecklenburg Ministries is an interfaith, interracial, and multi-ethnic organization that seeks to build bridges across differences by engaging clergy, encouraging congregations and energizing the community through the inspiration of our shared faith traditions. Our 100 member congregations represent more than a dozen faith traditions.