The 2023 Alabama Higher Education Suicide Prevention Conference is set for Sept. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Troy University’s Montgomery Campus.
Hosted by Troy University Suicide Prevention Coalition, the conference will be offered both in-person and virtually under the theme “Suicide Prevention: Every Connection Counts.”
“In 2019, the conference was started to…
The second annual Alabama Higher Education Suicide Prevention Conference is scheduled for Sept. 10.
The conference is to be facilitated by Troy University faculty members Dr. Kanessa Miller Doss, Dr. Sherrionda Crawford, and Dr. Shelley Reed, who have been in charge of the Suicide Prevention Program since it was introduced last year.
Andrew Onimus was a dean’s list student, a captain of the track team and a defensive back on the football team at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa. But, in 2014 during his senior year in college, Onimus was something else as well – suicidal.
Onimus’ struggles began with anxiety, battling panic attacks and depression….