Two Important Workshops Are Coming!

Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands is excited to co-sponsor two great workshops for our “Zoom” community with Dr. Barent Walsh.

Workshop 1

Understanding and Treating Non-Suicidal Self-Injury

Dive into understanding, managing, and treating self-injury using the “Stepped Care Approach”

which allows clients and families to receive targeted support and treatment.

Wednesday, July 29th
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

— or —

Monday, August 3rd
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


 Workshop 2

New Developments in Treating Suicidal Behavior

 Learn theories to explain suicide, safety planning to assist with managing suicide urges,

treatments for suicidality, and what it takes for providers to “sit with misery.”

Wednesday, August 5th

9:30 am to 12:30 pm

 — or —

Monday, August 10th

9:30 am to 12:30 pm

To register, visit:

Barent Walsh, Ph.D. is the author of Treating Self-Injury:  A Practical Guide.  Dr. Walsh is the Executive Director Emeritus of Open Sky Community Services and Lecturer on Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.


 Each training is free of charge.  Attendees may register for both Workshop 1 and 2.

CEUs pending for Psychology, Nursing, Social Work, LMHC, and Occupational Therapy.

Space is limited.  Registration closes 2 business days before each training date.

Questions? Contact Jessica McHugh, NSSP Grant Director at


Thank you to the Department of Mental Health for giving us the opportunity to co-sponsor these important workshops with the following organizations:

Bristol County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Cape & Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition

Plymouth County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Behavioral Health Provider Coalition of Cape Cod and the Islands