Region III Representative, WHP KC
Assistant Director of Wellbeing and Health Promotion
Wake Forest University
Marian Trattnerall, MSW, serves as the Coordinator for the Be That One Suicide Prevention Program (BT1), a program of the Counseling and Mental Health Center at The University of Texas at Austin (UT). The program utilizes a public health approach to implement suicide prevention strategies by peer outreach, education, and support. BT1 provides free interactive workshops for students, faculty, and staff on recognizing and responding to students experiencing mental health distress and thoughts of suicide. Ms. Trattner represents UT in the larger community and state of Texas through her membership with the Austin/Central Texas Suicide Prevention Coalition and through her service as the University Liaison for the state of Texas’s Suicide Prevention Council. Ms. Trattner is also the founder and moderator of the National College Student Suicide Prevention Listserv.