Feedback from NIH on the Preventure grant

Preventure is a program that has shown to reduce alcohol and drug use up to 80% in schools at 2-year follow up. VCU Institute of Drug & Alcohol Studies submitted a grant in February, 2017. Beacon Tree partnered with VCU from […]

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Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Speaker

Richmond, VA-Many of our board members speak to various community groups on the subject of mental health and how our organization is filling the gaps of mental health care for our youth. Our president, Anne Moss Rogers, regularly delivers presentations […]

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ASIST Training for Suicide Intervention and Prevention

Chesterfield County Mental Health Support & Prevention Services will host Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) program. For those who want to schedule ASIST outside of these times or for your organization specifically, contact Kathy Harkey of NAMI Virginia at kathy.harkey@namicentralvirginia.org or […]

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Ambassador of Hope Award Winners 2017

This will be the first year we have given the Ambassador of Hope award and the honorees will be presented at our annual youth concert, Trees of Hope on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 6-9pm at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. […]

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ASQ Suicide Screening Tool for Physician Practices

Beacon Tree Foundation, advocates for youth mental health, is partnering with Dr. Lisa Horowitz of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to implement the 4-question, evidence-based ASQ Suicide Screening tool that has shown to be an effective and reliable […]

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ASQ event well attended! Thank you

Forty three people came and heard from Anne Moss Rogers and Dr. Lisa Horowitz on ASQ Suicide Screening, the 4 question screening exam we are implementing with NIMH in Virginia for pediatric, family and primary care practices. Lots of connections […]

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