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Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

(954) 262-5353
(800) 541-6682 x25353
Fax: (954) 262-3954
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Office of Suicide & Violence Prevention – August 2012 Newsletter

NSU’s Office of Suicide & Violence Prevention has published their August 2012 Quarterly Newsletter.

Inside this edition:

•Brain Injuries in Football: Are They Just Part of the Game?

•Henderson Counseling Center & Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

•School Safety 101 – Learn about the postvention efforts at the Episcopal School in Jacksonville, FL.

•Suicide Prevention – Know who to call in times of crisis.

•Suicide and Violence Prevention Spotlight – Douglass Flemons, Ph.D., releases a new book with co-author Leonard Gralnik, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of Psychiatry at FIU.

Staffed by Scott Poland, Ed. D., Douglas Flemons, Ph.D., Erin Procacci, Ph.D., Genevieve LaFleur, Psy. D., and Oren Schwartz, graduate assistant in the Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention, the Suicide and Violence Prevention staff is devoted to creating a safety net at NSU, helping to prevent suicide and violence.

The most effective ways to prevent suicide and violence are to know the warning signs, take them seriously, and help the individual access the appropriate resources.

For more information on the Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention and services offered, visit http://www.nova.edu/suicideprevention.