The Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention is hosting a webinar May 8th at 2pm ET–The Intersection of Suicide Research and Public Health Practice: Suicide and Domestic Violence. The session is free. read a full description after the jump:
From the announcement:
The Intersection of Suicide Research and Public Health Practice: Suicide and Domestic Violence, the fifth webinar in the Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention’s (ICRC-S) webinar and conference call series, will take place on Wednesday, May 8th from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The webinar is designed for researchers and state or local practitioners in injury or suicide prevention.
Presenters for this webinar will be Catherine Cerulli, J.D., Ph.D., director of the Susan B. Anthony Center for Women’s Leadership and the Laboratory of Interpersonal Violence and Victimization and an associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Rochester, and Natalie Cort, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist and senior instructor of psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center. The webinar will address the mental health consequences of intimate partner violence on both victims and perpetrators from the perspectives of an attorney and a psychologist. The presenters will also discuss a current research project, which explores the intersection of intimate partner violence and suicide.