2018 Annual Conference

A CONFERENCE ON SUICIDE: Confronting a Public Health Crisis

WHO’S INVITED:

  • Mental Health and Medical Professionals
  • Crisis Center Workers
  • Educators/Parents & Students
  • First Responders
  • Policymakers
  • Employers and Human Resources Professionals
  • Veterans and Veteran Support Groups
  • Loss Survivors
  • Attempt Survivors of Suicide
  • General Public

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More information coming soon!

REGISTRATION OPTIONS AND PRICING

The Conference is presented as a three-day event at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan. We have devised a number of registration options to accommodate your particular interests. You may purchase a 3-day, 2-day or single day registration tickets. Payment for Registration fees can be by credit card or by check.

If paying by check, please make the check payable to KEVIN’S SONG and mail to:

KEVIN’S SONG, 21 Kercheval Ave., Suite 345, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236

Early Bird rates are good through October 12th.


EARLY BIRD   $200.00  BEST VALUE
REGULAR PRICE (After October 12th)  $250.00  

Includes all plenary and breakout sessions (THURSDAY, FRIDAY and SATURDAY), breakfast and lunch each day, Thursday evening VIP Reception and Friday evening dinner and performance of Every Brilliant Thing.
Pay by Check or Credit options available.


EARLY BIRD   $160.00
REGULAR PRICE (After October 12th) $200.00

Includes all plenary and breakout sessions (THURSDAY and FRIDAY), breakfast and lunch each day, Thursday evening VIP Reception and Friday evening dinner and performance of Every Brilliant Thing.
Pay by Check or Credit options available.


EARLY BIRD   $85.00
REGULAR PRICE (After October 12th)  $100.00

Includes all plenary and breakout sessions on THURSDAY ONLY, breakfast and lunch and Thursday evening VIP Reception.
Pay by Check or Credit options available.


EARLY BIRD   $85.00
REGULAR PRICE (After October 12th)  $100.00

Includes all plenary and breakout sessions on FRIDAY ONLY, breakfast and lunch and Friday evening dinner and performance of Every Brilliant Thing.
Pay by Check or Credit options available.


EARLY BIRD   $50.00
REGULAR PRICE (After October 12th)  $50.00

Includes all plenary and breakout sessions on SATURDAY ONLY, breakfast and lunch.
Pay by Check or Credit options available.

If a registrant is unable to attend an event for any reason they may substitute, by arrangement with the Registration Coordinator, a colleague or someone else from the same organization. Where the registrant is unable to attend, and is not in a position to transfer his/her place to another person, then the following refund arrangements apply:

  • Registrations cancelled more than 60 days before the event will be refunded 50% of the registration fees.
  • Registrations cancelled less than 60 but more than 30 days before the event will be refunded 25% of the registration fees.
  • Registrations cancelled less than 30 days before the event will not be eligible for a refund.

SOCIAL WORKERS continuing education credits approved by NASW-MI Social Work Continuing Collaborative.  Course Approval ID: MICEC-0014

Thursday – 7.0 credits

Friday – 7 credits (8 credits if the evening play is attended)

Thurs and Fri (including play) – 15.5 credits.

 

HUMAN RESOURCE PROFESSIONALS continuing education credits approved by the HR Certification Institute. Activity Approval ID: 366551

Thursday – 7.24 credits

Friday – 7.0 credits

 

PSYCHOLOGISTS – Henry Ford Hospital is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Henry Ford Health System maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This educational activity is approved for 13 credit hour(s) for psychologists.

Thursday – 5 credits

Friday – 8 credits

 

EDUCATORS State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECHs) for Educators approved by an application through the Macomb County Intermediate School District.  Michigan Educator Certification System Approval Number: 20185043. Number of Contact Hours: 14 credtis

Thursday – 7 Contact Hours

Friday – 7 Contact Hours

 

LICENSED COUNSELORS Continuing education credits approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors.Approval No: SP-3167.

Thursday – 6.25 credits

Friday – 7 credits

 

Continuing Medical Education credits – NOT AVAILABLE

CONFERENCE APP

Kevin‘s Song will be offering an app for your use and convenience – before and during the 2018 Conference on Suicide.

The Kevin’s Song Conference app will be accessible on smartphones, tablets and laptops through a web browser like Safari, Chrome or Firefox. Simply enter the unique URL for the event. Kevin’s Song will be promoting this URL. Despite accessing the app like a website, your app actually functions offline too.

The Kevin’s Song Conference app will be available in all 4 app stores as well. When you register, you will receive an email with information on downloading the app. You will be able to download the app for Apple, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phones.

The app is a great way to view the conference agenda, customize your conference schedule, stay up-to-date with alerts and notifications, engage with other attendees and submit your conference session evaluations.

Conference Location

To download map directions click here

Need a Hotel – Where to Stay

The Inn at St. John’s is Metro Detroit’s fourth largest hotel with conference center and golf course in terms of total meeting space. Located in Plymouth, MI,  this breathtaking landmark is the premier location for luxury hotel accommodations, gourmet dining, golf outings, corporate meetings and special events. We have a special room rate of $149.00 per night for people coming to the conference.

Visit The Inn at St. John’s website
44045 Five Mile Road, Plymouth MI 48170
TEL: +1-734-414-0600