Community Education Series: Suicide Prevention: Building Confidence

Community Education Series: Suicide Prevention: Building Confidence in Response to Crises


Suicide prevention and crisis response are two very daunting elements of the mental health profession, but with the right tools and right attitude, both can be addressed with calm confidence. This training provides tools and training to build confidence and a safe presence so that attendees can respond well to crisis and suicide risk.

Speaker: Timothy Sosin, MA, LPC, NCC, EMDRIA / A-CRA Certified Therapist

About the Speaker: Tim Sosin is trauma specialist practicing in the city of Philadelphia. He is a LPC, Certified EMDR Therapist and A-CRA Therapist. Since trauma is such an impactful common denominator within the lives of so many, Tim has devoted his career to trauma liberation, relational reconciliation and the recovery process. Everything Tim does is informed by a desire to see people break through the barriers holding them back, specifically those barriers caused by traumatic experiences and developmental wounds. Tim’s expertise, and creative approach to advanced trauma treatment has been formed by work within schools as a community counselor and by his experience as an outpatient counselor in community, university and private sectors. Over the past five years, Tim has consistently provided innovative treatment and safe, healing spaces, all the while honing his specialization working with various presentations of trauma, developmental wounds, and addiction. He has enjoyed a career surrounded by a diverse and empowering set of mentors and colleagues, but he attributes the formation of who he is as a professional to the insight, bravery, creativity and openness of his clients. His therapeutic approach is a great fit for anyone who wants to be seen, heard and guided towards peace and joy.


1. To provide training to assess and address mental health crises and suicide risk.

2. To boost confidence and readiness in responding to crises.

3. To enhance the safe presence of responders.

Time: 2PM-3PM

CE Credits will not be provided.


May 26


06:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Event Category:

The Recovery Village Events

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