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SGA Suicide Awareness Program

Event Type
Informational
Sponsor
Student Government Association
Location
Student Union Full Ballroom
Date
Nov 14, 2019   7:00 - 8:00 pm  
E-Mail
studentlife@uis.edu

Part 1) Theatre 15 character, 7 song one-man Broadway-style play Kicking My Blue Genes In The Butt that’s comedic and poignant and discusses both Josh's grandfather's and father’s tragic suicides. It’s a primal piece of live-storytelling that creates an emotional connection to the powerful message that mental wellness is attainable and suicide is preventable. Part 2) A keynote session where Josh discusses suicide prevention; intervention tactics from some of his own lived experience, and tips for resilience and positive mental health and living mentally well. Part 3) A Q&A session

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