Zero Suicide Academy

Zero Suicide Academy

The Zero Suicide Academy® is EDC’s signature two-day training for leaders of health and behavioral health care organizations seeking to dramatically reduce suicides among patients in their care.

The Zero Suicide Academy is a two-day training for senior leadership teams in health and behavioral health care systems. Led by our experienced ZSI staff and national suicide prevention experts, Zero Suicide Academies cultivate the knowledge and motivation needed to sustain the transformative work of Zero Suicide.

Goal of the Academy

The Zero Suicide Academy provides implementing teams with an invaluable opportunity to launch their Zero Suicide initiatives. Teams can:

  • Learn about the Zero Suicide framework
  • Receive strategic consultation
  • Get answers to pressing questions
  • Develop relationships with experts
  • Build cross-team support networks

Upcoming Zero Suicide Academies®

March 5th-6th, 2020
Texas MHMR Tarrant and SCI Region 3 Zero Suicide Academy
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March 12th-13th, 2020
The Harris Center for MH and IDD & SCI Region 1 Texas Zero Suicide Academy
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April 14th-15th, 2020
Idaho Region 6 Zero Suicide Academy
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May 6th-7th, 2020
Integral Care & SCI Region 2 Texas Zero Suicide Academy
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May 13th-14th, 2020
Tropical Texas Behavioral Health & SCI Region 4 Zero Suicide Academy
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Previously Held Zero Suicide Academies®

April 3rd-4th, 2019
Colorado's Office of Suicide Prevention Zero Suicide Academy
May 15th-16th, 2019
South Carolina Department of Mental Health Zero Suicide Academy
June 5th-6th, 2019
Missouri Zero Suicide Academy
June 13th-14th, 2019
Massachusetts Department of Public Health Suicide Prevention Program Zero Suicide Academy for Substance Use Treatment Providing Organizations
August 13th-14th, 2019
Indiana Hospital Association & Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction Zero Suicide Academy
August 15th, 2019
Community Health Network (CHNw) Zero Suicide Workshop
October 2nd-3rd, 2019
South Carolina Health and Behavioral Health Zero Suicide Academy
October 14th-15th, 2019
Partners for Children’s Mental Health Zero Suicide Academy for Pediatric Settings
November 21st-22nd, 2019
West Michigan Zero Suicide Academy
February 27th - March 1st, 2018
Minnesota Zero Suicide Academy®
May 2nd-3rd, 2018
Connecticut Zero Suicide Academy
June 27th-28th, 2018
Oklahoma Zero Suicide Academy
July 25th-26th, 2018
Indiana Zero Suicide Academy
August 7th-8th, 2018
Stark County (OH) Zero Suicide Academy
September 18th-19th, 2018
Oregon Zero Suicide Academy
March 14th-15th, 2017
Missouri Zero Suicide Academy®
April 18th-19th, 2017
Colorado Zero Suicide Academy®
May 1st, 2017
Cincinnati, Ohio Zero Suicide Academy®
May 11th-12th, 2017
Wyoming Zero Suicide Academy®
June 7th-8th, 2017
Kentucky Zero Suicide Academy®
June 15th-16th, 2017
North Georgia Zero Suicide Academy®
July 19th-20th, 2017
Region 3 Georgia Zero Suicide Academy®
August 22nd-23rd, 2017
Northeast Georgia Zero Suicide Academy®
September 7th-9th, 2017
IHS Zero Suicide Academy®
October 11th-12th, 2017
Montana Zero Suicide Academy®
November 29th-30th, 2017
Exeter Health Resources Zero Suicide Academy®
February 8th-9th, 2016
Utah Zero Suicide Academy®
April 12th-16th, 2016
Massillon, Ohio Zero Suicide Academy®