Steel Smiling | Suicide Prevention Month Forum

September 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jeron X Grayson Community Center
1852 Enoch St
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Julius Boatwright

Join Pittsburgh leaders, mental health professionals and community members to share conversations about suicide prevention. Mental and behavioral health providers will be on hand to highlight information about their services.

A panel discussion will be hosted by Brian Burley, author of YNGBLKPGH, with the following trusted community voices:

  • Leonard Hammonds II: Executive director of the Hammonds Initiative
  • Sharise Nance: LCSW, CCTP and award-winning author
  • Ricky Moody: MS, CSOTP, CCCJS, CSAS and administrator of Pittsburgh Mercy’s Forensic Outpatient MH Unit
  • Tammy Thompson: President of T3 Consulting, Inc. and executive director with Circles   Greater Pittsburgh
  • Devantae Butler: Motivational speaker and author

Chef Claudy M. Pierre and his team at Eminent Hospitality Solutions Company will provide the food. DJKB will curate music and artist CB Perry will do live paintings. Plus, enjoy a spoken word performance by Backpack Jeff Young and giveaways from Steel Smiling. For more information, please visit: