Programs and Services – version 1

At DASIUM, we’re passionate about sharing the unspoken truth surrounding depression, addiction and suicide in teens and young adults. We believe the most effective way to end this growing crisis is to get in front of the problem and support you in that effort in a variety of ways.

Your 1st step to finding solutions that work!

Solutions that work for young adult depression, addiction and suicide ideation

Programs and Services:

Keynotes, Seminars and Workshops

Our speakers tackle the tough topics and real-life concerns about teen depression, addiction and suicide. They share their stories in a raw and experiential way while providing information and action steps that save lives. From keynotes and break-out sessions to panels and round table leaders, we have the speaker to meet your needs.
(We have both parents and student speakers as well as active-duty military dependents for military specific programs.)

Tragedy Assistance Program

If your community has been impacted by suicide our tragedy assistance program is the first step in helping your community heal.  Our program is unique and addresses the crisis from both the parent and the youth perspective. Not only do we help parents who are worried that their child might be next but we provide hope to students who are having difficulty. We are able to adjust our schedule to meet your needs with this powerful program that includes:

  • Parent/Family Program: Warning Signs: Is Your Teen At Risk?
  • Student Program: Live to Tell Your Story: A Message of Hope

Subject Matter Support/Content from Experts

Whether it’s an interview, group discussion, article submission or subject matter expertise that you need, we can help. DASIUM has experts who cover the tough topics, openly sharing their experience and providing answers to your audience’s questions.

Consultations

Policy makers, community leaders and program designers addressing the issues of teen depression, addiction and suicide need to know the whole truth so they can design programs that are truly effective. Our consultants help you understand these realities so you can create programs that address the challenges families face.

Campaigns

We know how hard it can be to get good information into the hands of your people. Our custom designed campaigns are the tool you need to create awareness, provide knowledge and encourage action. Campaigns can be created for a wide variety of purposes and include elements to be used in articles, blogs, newsletters, on social media and in other outreach efforts. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Suicide awareness for teens/young adults, parents or staff
  • Depression and addiction awareness for teens/young adults, parents or staff
  • Suicide prevention
  • Healthy coping strategies
  • Parenting practices and tips
  • Campus action

Support Resources

As you reach out to youth and families or expand your programs, putting resources in their hands can be a valuable addition to your efforts. DASIUM creates resources for teens and young adults as well as their parents. These items may be customized and sponsored runs are also available for:

  • Warning Signs: A Parenting Guide for Discovering if Your Teen is at Risk for Depression, Addiction or Suicide
  • Parenting bookmark — How to Help
  • Teen/young adult and parent healthy stress relief card
  • Teen/young adult healthy stress relief and crisis resource number mini card
  • Warning Signs student posters (in development)
  • Promotional products (mugs and tumblers, tote bags, pens, flash drives, notebooks, sticky notes, and much more)  printed with positive messages and reminders or crisis information

To discover which program is right for you, call Judy Davis at 41DASIUM11 => (413) 274-8611 or email her at info@Dasium.net.

Discover Customized Programs:

 



Colleges and Universities

Download our college program sheet for more details about our seminars.

college-graduate_zkxUsLU__LThe responsibility of higher education has grown. Colleges and universities are tasked to do more than foster intellect; they have been given the added burden of providing basic skills and emotional support to their students. At a time when suicide and addiction rates are rising, that job becomes even more daunting.

DASIUM can help. We work with you to determine how we can best support your goals and initiatives through our seminars, workshops, consultations, campaigns and support resources.

Below is a list of speaking and support services as well as custom campaigns available to you. We can also provide you with resources you can hand out to students, parents and staff which can be customized for your school or for sponsors.

Keynotes | Student Seminars | Faculty Workshops | Campaigns | Resources

  • Student Seminar: Are You or a Friend at Risk?
  • Family/Parent Seminar: Is Your Teen at Risk?
  • Faculty/Staff Seminar: Crisis on the Horizon
  • Administrative Leader Workshop: Program Development
  • Webinar for your staff or parents on any of the keynote/seminar topics
  • Proactive webinar for parents of high school students/admitted students that focuses on healthy coping skills and helping kids cut the apron strings and thrive
  • Experts are available for orientation, family weekends, moving day, suicide prevention week events and other campus events where you would like to provide a Q&A opportunity or access to a parent or student who will share real-life experience
  • Consultations for program development
  • Information and content for your outreach programs
  • Campaigns for awareness and prevention in the areas of:
    • Suicide risk
    • Healthy coping skills
    • Self-identification in the areas of addiction (eating disorders, self-harm, high-risk behavior, drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol) and depression
  • Provide campaigns alerting students to specific actions they can take when:
    • finding themselves at-risk
    • they are in crisis
    • a friend is at risk
    • a friend is in crisis
  • Student resources (stress tips postcard, stress strategies and emergency contact mini-card, poster, and more)
  • Parent resources (Warning Signs book, stress tips postcard and more)

More information for colleges and universities:

  • Contact us to schedule a consultation. Find out how we can support you in achieving your goals so you can focus on the education process. Contact us via email at info@dasium.net or via phone at 41DASIUM11.
  • Download our college program sheet for more details. and to learn more about our speaking and consulting services for college students, their parents and your staff. See video clips from events on our Speaking page.
  • Discover some of the resources which are available for customization and purchase on our Resources page.
  • Learn why DASIUM is unique on our About Us page

 

Military

Download our military programs sheet for more details about our seminars.

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The military community is in crisis and our children are paying the price. Depression, addiction and suicide rates in our military dependents is rising and it must stop.

DASIUM can help. Developed with active duty military families who understand the unique challenges facing dependents our programs get in front of the crisis and save lives. We work with you to review our seminars, workshops, consultations, campaigns and support resources to determine how we can best support your goals and initiatives. (Our speakers and experts include active-duty military family members).

Below is a list of speaking and support services as well as custom campaigns available to you. We can also provide you with resources you can hand out to teens, young adults, parents and leadership which can be customized for your installation, group or for sponsors.

Keynotes | Tragedy Assistance | Family Programs | Outreach Campaigns | Resources

  • Family seminar: Is Your Military Teen at Risk?
  • Tragedy Assistance Program
  • Senior Leadership Seminar: Crisis on the Horizon
  • Leadership Seminar: Program Development
  • Experts are available for presentations, panel discussions, etc. for family day, FRG groups and spouse organizations
  • Consultations for dependent suicide prevention program development
  • Information and subject matter content for your outreach programs
  • Campaigns for awareness and prevention in the areas of:
    • Suicide risk in teens and young adults
    • Self-identification in the areas of addiction (eating disorders, self-harm, at-risk behavior, drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol) and depression
    • Healthy coping skills
  • Student resources (stress tips postcard, stress strategies and emergency contact mini-card, poster, and more)
  • Parent resources (Warning Signs book, stress tips postcard and more)

More information for military installations, units, leadership and groups:

  • Contact us to schedule a consultation. Find out how we can support you in achieving your goals so you can focus on the education process. Contact us via email at info@dasium.net or via phone at 41DASIUM11
  • Download our military programs sheet for more detail. and to learn more about our speaking and consulting services for college students, their parents and your staff. See video clips from events on our Speaking page
  • Discover some of the resources which are available for customization and purchase on our Resources page
  • Learn why DASIUM is unique on our About Us page

 

Non-Profit and Community Groups

Download our organization programs sheet for more details about our seminars.

Many Hands raise high up

As a non-profit or community organization you are in the business of helping. No matter your mission – whether you are a church, local organization or have a national reach – it’s no surprise that the need for suicide prevention programs has grown.

DASIUM can help. We work with you to determine how we can best support your goals and initiatives through our seminars, workshops, consultations, campaigns and support resources.

Below is a list of speaking and support services as well as custom campaigns available to you. We can also provide you with resources you can hand out to teens, young adults and their parents which can be customized for your organization or for sponsors.

Keynotes | Seminars | Family Programs | Workshops | Campaigns | Resources

We can provide any of the keynotes, seminars, programs, campaigns or products which are available to other organizations (see detail sections for colleges and universities, military and high schools). In addition, we can provide the following for your staff:

  • Consulting on program development
  • Tragedy Assistance Programs
  • Leadership Seminar: Crisis on the Horizon
  • Host a webinar for your staff on Crisis on the Horizon

Additionally, if you have a special need or would like to provide a unique item as part of a sponsorship package, we can provide customized and branded runs of our products.

More information for non-profits and community Organizations:

  • Contact us to schedule a consultation. Find out how we can support you in achieving your goals so you can focus on serving your community. Contact us via email at info@dasium.net or via phone at 41DASIUM11
  • Download our organization programs sheet for more details. and to learn more about our speaking and consulting services for teens, young adults, their parents and your staff. See video clips from events on our Speaking page
  • Discover some of the resources which are available for customization and purchase on our Resources page
  • Learn why DASIUM is unique on our About Us page

 

High Schools

Download our high school programs sheet for more details about our seminars

high school studentEducators, high school administrators and school districts are tasked to do more than educate; they have been given the added burden of providing basic skills and emotional support to their students. At a time when depression, addiction and suicide rates are rising, that job becomes even more daunting.

DASIUM can help. We work with you to determine how we can best support your goals and initiatives through our seminars, workshops, consultations, campaigns and support resources.

Family Programs | Tragedy Assistance | Professional Development Seminars | Campaigns | Resources

  • Student Seminar: Are You or a Friend at Risk?
  • Tragedy Assistance Programs
  • Leadership Seminar: Crisis on the Horizon
  • Family Seminar: Is Your Teen at Risk?
  • Webinar for your staff or parents on any of the keynote/seminar topics
  • Proactive webinar for parents of high school students on preparing your child for life after high school
  • Provide information and subject matter content for your outreach programs
  • Provide campaigns for awareness and prevention in the areas of:
    • Suicide risk
    • Healthy coping skills
    • Self-identification in the areas of addiction (eating disorders, self-harm, at-risk behavior, drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol) and depression
  • Provide campaigns alerting students of specific actions they can take when:
    • finding themselves at-risk
    • they are in crisis
    • a friend is at risk
    • a friend is in crisis
  • Student resources (stress tips postcard, stress strategies and emergency contact mini-card, poster, and more)
  • Parent resources (Warning Signs book, stress tips postcard and more)

More information for high schools:

  • Contact us to schedule a consultation. Find out how we can support you in achieving your goals so you can focus on the education process. Contact us via email at info@dasium.net or via phone at 41DASIUM11
  • Download our high school programs sheet for more details. and to learn more about our speaking and consulting services for students, their parents and your staff. See video clips from events on our Speaking page
  • Discover some of the resources which are available for customization and purchase on our Resources page
  • Learn why DASIUM is unique on our About Us page