An email received by the SSNS on March 31st:
The Canadian Mental Health Association – NS Division & NS Department of Health Promotion & Protection, hosts of the 2010 Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Conference: Communities Addressing Suicide Together, are pleased to announce that the Call for Abstracts is now open!
We invite communities, survivors, community-based practitioners, clinicians, researchers and policy-makers to submit an abstract that focuses on innovative and promising practice in addressing suicide. The guidelines and submission form for the Call for Abstracts are available on the conference website at www.suicideprevention.ca/2010.
The conference will take place at the Alderney Landing Cultural Convention Centre on the Dartmouth waterfront in Halifax, Nova Scotia from October 5-7, 2010. Registration will open on Tuesday, April 6, 2010. Please note that seats are limited – we encourage you to register early!
Looking forward to seeing you in Nova Scotia!
Angela Davis & Julian Young