A Suicide Specialist: Unique Opportunities for Prevention in a Coroner’s Office

Feb 22, 2022

Event Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

In this 60-minute webinar, Dallas Allen from the Franklin County Coroner’s Office will discuss his work as the first Suicide Investigations and Postvention Specialist in the nation – something that makes Franklin County unique in the field of medicolegal death investigations. Participants will learn about equivocal death analysis and how the Postvention Specialist creates opportunities for more confident certifications of death. In addition, Dallas will discuss how his work can increase the accuracy of suicide data sets and change the way suicide is approached.

Registration for this event is $25. Continuing education for prevention specialists, counselors, and social workers will be provided.