David Axelrod & Karl Rove Meet to Discuss Mental Health with Nation’s Largest Suicide Prevention Organization

WASHINGTON (June 7, 2017) – The nation’s largest suicide prevention organization in the United States, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, is hosting a panel discussion at its annual Advocacy Forum in Washington D.C. about Mental Health and Suicide featuring guest speakers David Axelrod and Karl Rove.


  • David Axelrod, Former Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama, @DavidAxelrod
  • Karl Rove, Former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, @KarlRove
  • Nancy Farrell, Chair of AFSP Public Policy Council, moderator


Monday, June 12, 2017
2:45 – 3:45 P.M. EST


To view webcast of the event: www.afsp.org/afspforum17


The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health through education and community programs, develops suicide prevention through research and advocacy, and provides support for those affected by suicide. Led by CEO Robert Gebbia and headquartered in New York, AFSP has local chapters in all 50 states with programs and events nationwide. AFSP celebrates 30 years of service to the suicide prevention movement. Learn more about AFSP in its latest Annual Report, and join the conversation on suicide prevention by following AFSP on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

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For media requests: Alexis O’Brien, AFSP Public Relations Director, 347-826-3577, [email protected]


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