Join us for a guest speaker and panel discussion about suicide prevention.
6 p.m. - Guest Speaker, Ciara Warden, LISW From Survivor to Professional
As a suicide attempt survivor, Ciara Warden shares her lived experience with mental illness and becoming a mental health professional. Through this narrative, Warden hopes to reduce stigma and provides a message of hope and resiliency. Ciara is a licensed independent social worker (LISW) in Iowa and a member of the American Association of Suicidology. Warden is employed at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) in the Grace Abbott School of Social Work and co-owns a private practice. At UNO, she serves as a full-time faculty member, the MSW Program Coordinator, and the school’s Admissions Chair. Warden specializes in crisis issues, primarily suicide research, education, risk assessment, outreach, and grief and loss.
7 p.m. - Panel Discussion
Dr. Sattar, Methodist Jennie Edmundson Psychiatric Department, Ciara Warden, and community and family representatives discuss prevention.
Attendance is free! Call the number below to RSVP.
Iowa Western Looft Hall
2700 College Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA