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Improving Care for Child and Adult Behavioral Health Clients with Suicidal Ideation and Behavior in Emergency Department Settings Conference » Agenda

Baltimore, Maryland

Day 1, Tuesday July 26
Time Event
8:30 a.m.
Opening Plenary
Review of Meeting Purpose and SAMHSA Updates, Richard McKeon, PhD
Update on National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention and National Strategy for Suicide Prevention, David Litts, OD
Update on National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention Research Prioritization Task Force, Jane Pearson, PhD
9:00 a.m.
Voice of the Consumer: Overview
Susan Stefan, JD
9:30 a.m.
Review/discussion of the practice issues pertaining to managing suicidal ideation and behavior in ED settings
Jon Berlin, MD, and Leslie Zun, MD
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.
Efforts to Improve ED Care: Practice and Results
Stuart Buttlaire, PhD, MBA, and Peter Brown, MS
11:45 a.m.
Joint Commission Objectives and Concerns
Lynne Bergero, MHSA, Project Director, The Joint Commission
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m.
Review of the State of the Research Field
Summary of interventions for adults who have attempted suicide
Cindy Claassen, PhD
Summary of interventions for youth who have attempted suicide
Elizabeth Ballard, MA
2:10 p.m.
Study Discussion: ED-SAFE
Edwin Boudreaux, PhD
2:50 p.m. Break
3:05 p.m.
Study Discussion: Safe Vet
Glenn Currier, MD, MPH, Barbara Stanley, PhD, and Kerry Knox, PhD
3:45 p.m.
Study Discussion: Youth Emergency Department Studies
Joan Asarnow, PhD, Cheryl King, PhD, and John Walkup, MD
4:45 p.m.
Day 1 Wrap-up: Summary of Practice and Research Issues
Jane Pearson, PhD
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Day 2, Wednesday July 27
Time Event
8:30 a.m.
Joint Plenary with Crisis Centers Conference Participants
Comments: Pamela S. Hyde, JD, Administrator, SAMHSA
9:00 a.m. Transition Break
9:15 a.m.
Voice of the Consumer: Adult *
Terry Wise, JD
9:45 a.m.
Changing the Environment for Better Outcomes
M. Justin Coffey, MD
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.
NSSP Objective 7.1: Promoting Post-ED Discharge Follow-up, Safety and Recovery
Lewis Leon Evans and Steven Miccio
12:00 p.m.
Working Lunch, Joint Plenary with Lifeline Crisis Center Conference
John Draper, PhD
Susan Stone, MD, JD
James Van Norman, MD
1:30 p.m.
Review of the Issues; Overview of the framing questions to guide discussions for the initial breakout sessions
  • Child focused breakout
    Facilitator: Amy Goldstein, PhD
  • Adult focused breakout
    Facilitator: Lisa Capoccia, MPH
  • Providers/Services researchers breakout
    Facilitator: Laurie Davidson, MA
3:00 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m.
Summary of Breakout Groups
Laurie Davidson, MA
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Day 3, Thursday July 28**
Time Event
8:30 a.m.
Review of Day 2 Common Themes, Challenges and Opportunities, Including Group Discussion
Amy Goldstein, PhD
10:00 a.m.
Recommendations for National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
Richard McKeon, PhD
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Recommendations for Next Steps: Informing a Research Agenda
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
* Terry Wise was unable to attend, so this session was cancelled.
** The structure of Day 3 as presented here differs slightly from the printed agendas distributed at the meeting; the original agenda included smaller breakout sessions, as opposed to a whole-group discussion.