2015 Annual LOSS Conference
October 7-9, 2015
Fort Worth, Texas

5th Annual National LOSS Conference
October 7-9, 2015
Fort Worth, Texas


This year's theme is Instillation of Hope!
Join other clinicians, volunteers, and suicide survivors for the 5th Annual National Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors (LOSS) Conference. The conference will inspire and empower you to establish or grow a LOSS Team in your community. LOSS teams bring immediate support and resources to those who have lost a loved one to suicide.
The 5th Annual National LOSS Team Conference will be held at the Hilton Downtown in Fort Worth, TX. To reserve a room, call 800-HILTONS and identify you are with the 5th Annual LOSS Team Conference to receive the special rate of $159 per night.
Registration: Click here to register. Registration must be received by September 30, 2015 
Key Note Speakers: 
Jay Novacek – Jay Novacek was raised in Gothenburg, Nebraska where he was an all-state quarterback, all-state basketball player, and state champion in the pole vault and hurdles.  His athletic achievement culminated in a career in the NFL where he played tight end for the St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys. Jay is a suicide survivor.

Josh Rivedal - Josh Rivedal is an author, actor, international public speaker, and a contributor to The Huffington Post. He wrote and developed the play The Gospel According to Josh. His memoir The Gospel According to Josh: A 28-Year Gentile Bar Mitzvah was published by Skookum Hill in 2013 and is on The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's (AFSP) recommended reading list for survivors of suicide loss.

Michelle Cornette, Ph.D. - Dr. Cornette is the Executive Director of the American Association of Suicidology. Her longtime professional focus has been the study and prevention of suicide including roles as an administrator, researcher, clinician, educator, and survivor of suicide loss. Dr. Cornette comes to AAS from the Center for Deployment Psychology (CDP), Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, where she served as Military Suicide Subject Matter Expert.

Frank Campbell, Ph.D. - Dr. Campbell is the Senior Consultant for Campbell and Associates Counsulting, LLC and also consults on forensic suicidology cases and trains communities in the USA and internationally to implement programs that reduce the impact of suicide. Dr. Campbell developed the first Active Postvention Model (APM) known as the LOSS Team. His work has been featured in three Discovery Channel documentaries.



 

 
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