Suicide Prevention

 
Subject: House Bill 2535 and Suicide Prevention Resources
 
Good Morning,
 
House Bill 2535 or “Jamie’s Law” passed during the 2015 Regular Legislative Session. Jamie’s Law requires public middle and high school administrators to disseminate and provide opportunities to discuss suicide prevention awareness information to all middle and high school students.
 
BBHHF has information posted on our Suicide Prevention page and which can be accessed through the following link - http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/bhhf/resources/Pages/Suicide.aspx . New updates will also be available through the BBHHF website, using the same link.
 
WV received a suicide prevention grant directed by
 
Barri Faucett
Project Director
West Virginia Adolescent Suicide Prevention and Early Intervention Project (ASPEN)
501 Morris Street
Charleston WV 25311
Phone: (304) 341-0511
Ext: 1691
 
Schools may wish to reach out to Barry if interested in requesting speakers.
 
Barb 
Barb Brady, Ph.D.
School Counseling Coordinator
Office of Middle/Secondary Learning
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Building 6, Room 603
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
Charleston, WV 25305-0330
304.558-5325 P
304.558.1834 F