Join us for a
Dubuque Community School District
Family Education Series Event
A Message of Hope and Recovery
Thursday, November 2
Roosevelt Middle School Lass Auditorium
ADMISSION IS FREE AND NO RSVP IS NECESSARY
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) suicide is the second leading cause of death for youth aged 14-18. In addition, 1 in 5 youth have reported they are seriously considering suicide.
At this presentation, you’ll hear from guest speaker Kristen who will share her story of how she was able to cope and recover from the impact of significant trauma in her childhood. The presentation is sponsored by the Duck Cup Memorial Fund.
The presentation will be followed by a panel of local experts and a question-and-answer session, including:
- Ann Butzier, Parent and UnityPoint Health Nurse
- Kristen Nolen, Dubuque Senior High School Brain Health Retreat Room Liaison
- Dr. Michael Peroski, Medical Associates Psychiatrist
- Dan Powers, Alta Vista Campus Administrator and Former School Counselor
Local agencies will also be present before and after the event to talk with families and offer resources.