2014 Advocacy Forum Materials

2014 Advocacy Forum Materials

Please find below materials that were distributed and presented during AFSP's 2014 Advocacy Forum. If you are looking for further information and/or can't find what you're looking for, please contact Trevor Summerfield, AFSP's Manager of Federal Policy, at tsummerfield@afsp.org or 202-449-3600 ext. 102. 

Talking Points and Agenda

PowerPoint Presentations for Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Plenary Session 1 - Mental Health Parity and the Affordable Care Act 


Keynote Address - Implementing Mental Health Parity


Plenary Session 2 - Suicide Prevention Research


Plenary Session 3 - Gun Safety


Interactive Training - Congressional Role Play 


PowerPoint Presentations for Friday, February 28, 2014

Plenary Session 1 - Getting Involved with Statewide Suicide Prevention Initiatives


Plenary Session 2 - Suicide Prevention in Schools: State Law and School Policy


Plenary Session 3 - Bullying and Suicide: Unraveling the Link



Plenary Session 4 - Donation of Brain Tissue for Medical Research