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Event Series Event Series: MVCS Staff Professional Development

Professional Development Presentation led by Jennifer Hawken
For MVCS clinicians and supervisors
Open to all interested MVCS staff

Saturday May 20 9am-12pm
In Person at MVCS Early Education & Care Center
RSVP here to sign up

Learning Objectives:

  • Quantify the impact of suicide globally, nationally, and on individuals
  • Build knowledge base regarding biopsychosocial theories of suicide
  • Increase confidence in suicide risk assessment
  • Develop skills in safety planning and suicide prevention
  • Learn strategies to cope with suicide, personally and professionally

Jennifer Hawken is board certified in adult psychiatry, consultation-liaison psychiatry, and addiction medicine. She completed her medical education at Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2015 and residency at Brown University in 2019. She also completed a fellowship in consultation-liaison psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Prior to working at MVCS, she was the director of the consultation liaison psychiatry team at Mass General Brigham Salem Hospital.