Statewide Coordination Workgroups

September 18-19, 2013 Statewide Coordination Workgroup

RAND Evaluation Report

RAND Presentation

Status Report to Date


California Institute for Mental Health (CiMH) Cultural Competency Materials

Program Partner Materials

Workshop Sessions

Session #1

  • Workshop A: Leveraging Suicide Prevention Social Marketing Campaign Resources
  • Workshop B: Stigma and Discrimination Reduction (SDR) and Suicide Prevention (SP) Efforts in Higher Education
  • Workshop C: Stigma and Discrimination Reduction (SDR) Training and Education Resources for Counties

 Session #2

  • Workshop A: Stigma and Discrimination Reduction (SDR) and Suicide Prevention (SP) Efforts in K-12
    • California County Superintendents Educational Services Association (CCSESA) Presentation
    • Directing Change Presentation
      • Directing Change Tip Sheet – How to Use the Films to Enhance Your Local Prevention and Outreach Efforts
    • NAMI California Presentation
    • Runyon Saltzman & Einhorn Presentation
  • Workshop B: County Partnerships with Student Mental Health
    • CSU Stanislaus / Stanislaus County Partnership Presentation
    • San Jose State University / Santa Clara County Partnership Presentation
  • Workshop C: Data Driven Suicide Prevention & Means Reduction

Session #3

  • Workshop A: The Stigma and Discrimination Reduction Consortium & Each Mind Matters
  • Workshop B: Implementing PEI Programs Among Special Populations
  • Workshop C: Best Practices and Lessons Learned – Collaborating in Rural Counties

Session #4

  • Workshop A: Communication Tools, Best Practices in Crisis Response
  • Workshop B: Forging Successful Partnerships Between Counties and PEI Program Partners
  • Workshop C: Partnering with Accredited Suicide Prevention Hotlines


"Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all."

— Former US President Bill Clinton

Artwork by: Lara Connie