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Suicide Prevention Tips for Physicians, Clinical Staff, and Their Patients

Nurse Talking with Senior Patient Provider in Home with Senior Patients

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. PT.

Join this webinar to hear from Christine Moutier, MD, chief medical officer, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and Leah Patterson, survivor, who will offer practical tips for physicians to address suicide risk for their patients, their peers, and themselves.  

The Speakers

Christine Moutier, MD, has presented at the White House, testified before the U.S. Congress on suicide prevention and has appeared as an expert in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Time magazine, The Economist, The Atlantic, the BBC, CNN, NBC, and other print and television outlets. Since earning her medical degree and training in psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, Moutier has been a practicing psychiatrist, professor of psychiatry, dean in the medical school, medical director of the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit at the VA Medical Center in La Jolla, and has been clinically active with diverse patient populations, such as veterans, Asian refugee populations, and physicians and academic leaders with mental health conditions.

Leah Patterson is the CEO of MOVE Makeup, a professional salsa instructor, natural beauty and wellness mentor and confidence coach. As a transformation coach and holistic beauty and wellness mentor, she provides women who identify (sometimes secretly) as living with high-functioning depression and/or anxiety with the guidance they need to create an overall lifestyle of mind, body and spirit, resulting in vibrant and fulfilled living. 


Day of the Event

Please join 10 minutes prior to the presentation to ensure proper set up.

  1. Go to the event page.
  2. Enter the Registration ID from your confirmation email.
  3. Enter the password (case sensitive): AFSP
  4. Click "Join Now."
  5. Dial 1.888.884.2150. No access code required.

If you have any questions or problems accessing the meeting, please call Ventech Solutions WebEx Helpline at 571.598.1988.


Contact your HSAG representative below:
  • Arizona, California, and Ohio: Brittani Alley, BSW, HSAG Behavioral Health Informatics Manager, at 602.801.6569 or
  • Florida: Diane Chronis, BS, RN, CMUP, HSAG Physician Office Quality Executive Director, at 813.865.3170 or