Engaging Youth and Families in Fearless Conversations About Mental Health and Suicide: Screening of My Sister Liv and Post-Film Panel Discussion

September 19, 2024

The Physician Relations Lecture Series is an educational event offered periodically throughout 2024. Each session will explore specialized topics in the field of pediatric medicine, featuring talks and discussions from leading experts. 

Join us for a private screening of "My Sister Liv" to honor Mental Health Awareness Month. This feature-length documentary film brings awareness to the youth mental health epidemic through the tale of one family facing a tragedy and its aftermath. Children's Hospital Colorado team members are invited to attend the screening in Mt. Oxford on the Anschutz Campus or virtually. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion about challenges, opportunities, and solutions in youth mental health.  

Target Audience

Physicians, Advanced Practice and other interested Community healthcare providers and clinicians

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize prevalence rates of mental health concerns and suicidality in youth.
  • Discuss effective approaches to engaging in conversations with youth and families about suicide.
  • Review treatment recommendations and resources available for suicidal youth and families.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/19/2024 - 6:00pm MDT
Event ends: 
09/19/2024 - 8:00pm MDT
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

The screening of, "My Sister Liv" and post-film panel discussion will take place virtually via Zoom. Zoom information will be provided after registering for the event. 

Jessica Hawks, PhD
Clinical Director, Pediatric Mental Health Institute
Children's Hospital Colorado

Susan Caso, LPC
Mental Health Director, The Liv Project
Honey Beuf, Executive Director
The Liv Project and mother of Liv


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Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance


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