Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention World Mental Health Webinar - UCT

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Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention World Mental Health Webinar - UCT

 

The Alan J. Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health (CPMH) invites you to join us for our first webinar on World Mental Health Day. On 10 October Dr. Lisa Brenner will be speaking on this year's topic of mental health promotion and suicide prevention.

  • Date: 10 October 2019 (Thursday) 
  • Time: 14:00 (South Africa time zone GMT+2)

Presenter Bio 

Lisa A. Brenner, Ph.D., is a Board-Certified Rehabilitation Psychologist, a Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R), Psychiatry, and Neurology at the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, and the Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC). She is also the Vice Chair for Research for the Department of PM&R. Dr. Brenner serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. Her primary area of research interest is traumatic brain injury, co-morbid psychiatric disorders, and negative psychiatric outcomes including suicide. Dr. Brenner has numerous peer-reviewed publications, participates on national advisory boards, and has co-authored a book regarding neurodisability and suicide.

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