PCS Serves NH and Northern MA
HomeAbout UsServicesNews & EventsGet InvolvedContact Us Follow Us On Facebook
Pastoral Counseling Services Pastoral Counseling Services
Get Involved

Suicide Awareness & Prevention

Presented by Michelle Snyder, M.S.W., M.Div., LCSW

Approved 3 CEU Credits for Suicide Prevention Morning Session

Friday, March 17, 2017

Puritan Conference Center (Pappas Room)
245 Hooksett Rd,
Manchester, NH 03104

8:45am - 12:00pm

Life on the Ledge: A Psychotherapeutic Approach to Suicidal Desperation

Licensed Psychologists, Clinical Social Workers, Pastoral Psychotherapists, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Life on the Ledge: A Caregiver’s Response to Suicidal Desperation

Health and Human Services Personnel, Community Health Providers, School Counselors, Teachers, Human Resource Professionals, and Religious Leaders

Attendance Benefit

  • Approved 3 CEU Credits for Suicide Prevention for morning session. Certificates will be provided for afternoon session.
  • Raising suicide awareness through statistics and warning signs.
  • Increase awareness of public health dimensions to suicide prevention.
  • Identify major obstacles to honest, respectful conversation about suicide.
  • Offer a concise methodology for crisis intervention.
  • Explore spiritual dimension of suicidal desperation.
  • Introduce the concept of reinvention an alternative construct for thinking about the suicidally desperate.

About the Speaker

Michelle Snyder is the owner and director of Soul Shop, a national movement that equips faith community leaders to minister to those impacted by suicidal desperation. Trained in both theology and mental health, Michelle has extensive experience as a chaplain, a therapist, a public speaker, suicide intervention trainer, and as a congregational consultant. She is the former executive director of the Pittsburgh Pastoral Institute, a Samaritan Counseling Center and has recently published a book, Life, Death, and Reinvention: The Gift of the Impossibly Messed Up Life. Michelle lives in Pittsburgh with her husband, a Presbyterian pastor, and her two young daughters.

For More Info or to Register

Cost for morning session is $70.00
Cost for afternoon session is $50.00
Refreshments will be served.

Call PCS at (603) 627-2702 ext.110 or email mgrudinski@pcs-nh.org or click here to register online.

Contact Us