Two psychotherapists with help from guest experts demystify mental health issues. Listen in!
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Zero Suicide is a commitment to suicide prevention in health and behavioral health care systems and is also a specific set of strategies and tools. The foundational belief of Zero Suicide is that suicide deaths for individuals under care within health and behavioral health systems are preventable.
Zero Suicide presents both a bold goal and an aspirational challenge. Organizations that have used this approach found a 60-80% reduction in suicide rates among those in care.
Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of addictions and mental illnesses. Here's the website:
Immediate Emergency US: Dial 911
CDC Website: https://www.cdc.gov/
CDC Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line: In US/Canada text HOME to 741741
In UK text HOME to 85258 In Ireland text HOME to 086 1800 280
Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide: https://www.sptsusa.org/
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Pinellas County, Florida Suicide Hotline: 727-791-3131
Pinellas County, Florida Mental Health Assistance Line: 727-541-4628
Personal Enrichment Through Mental Health Services: 727-545-6477
Suncoast Center Sexual Assault Service Helpline: 727-530-7273
Suncoast Center Abuse Hotline: 1-800-962-2873
Relationship Therapists Monica Burton and Annette Reiter bring over 30 years of counseling experience to this discussion of diverse medical and mental health concerns. These conversations will help educate and inform the audience of mental health issues affecting life in our American culture and the human experience in general.
The lively conversations will address the complexity of a variety of topics, from ADD to Zoloft, and answer questions that only expert therapists understand. Burton and Reiter will make the complex simple and become your general practitioners for mental health issues. They will coach you through the balancing act of your mental and medical well-being within your family as well as many other relationships
Annette Reiter has been a counselor in Florida for over 20 years. She has a full-time practice in downtown St. Petersburg where she provides individual, couples and group therapy, and career counseling.
Annette is also known nationally for her expertise on parenting and Generation Y and technology. She is routinely invited by organizations such as the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and Eckerd College to speak. Additionally, she is the co-author of Launching: Parenting to College and Beyond. She is a past elected board member of Florida Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (2011 and 2012)
Monica Burton is a licensed therapist in the state of Florida, and has been practicing since 2003. She has a private practice in downtown St. Petersburg, and an office in St. Pete Beach. Monica is past president of the state association of marriage and family therapists. She has presented across the state to other therapists on the subject of working with couples, created a couples therapy class for a local university, and currently hosts couples seminars and retreats in the area. She also has a Youtube channel that is all about relationships.