SEE THE FILM
A 30 minute documentary highlighting the need for the voice of lived experience in the suicide prevention field.
Film by Zach Swain and TCAM Sudios
Annemarie Matulis, Executive Producer & Director
Craig Miller, Writer & Producer,
Zak Swain, Director of Photography & Producer
Film producer, Public Speaker, ASIST & safeTALK Trainer
Author, Is This the Night; Re-Energize & Re-Connect Suicide Attempt Survivor Workshops
Co-Author, Embracing Imperfection - The Healing Journey of a Suicide Attempt Survivor (to be released in late August 2015)
Craig A. Miller - Author/Speaker/Attempt Survivor
Cara Anna- Journalist/Attempt Survivor
Dese'Rae Stage Writer/Photographer/Attempt Survivor
Tracey Pacheco Medeiros
Certified Peer Specialist, ASIST Trainer, Content Advisor, Re-Energize & Re-Connect Attempt Survivor Workshops, Co-Author, Embracing Imperfection - The Healing Journey of a Suicide Attempt Survivor (to be released in late August 2015), Public Speaker
FIND A SPEAKER
American Association of Suicide's Speakers Bureau - Lived Experience Division
The American Association of Suicidology recently announced the start of its Lived Experience Division. For the first time, those with lived experience of suicidal thinking will have an official voice and representation. Read the announcement release here.
- It is also very excited to announce that the Craig Miller, and Dese'rae Stage, two members featured in A Voice at The Table, have been chosen as as a member of the AAS Speakers Bureau.
-There was also an attempt survivor panel discussion featured at the 2014 AAS National Conference.. This presentation received an amazing response. See the video here.
JOIN THE MOVEMENT
A compilation video of those with lived experience talking about what we would like to see in the suicide prevention field. Follow the link and check out all the videos from not only people with lived experience but from many others who support the #WayForward. Also follow the hashtag #WayForward on Twitter and Facebook.