Berkshire Medical Center, Berkshire Area Health Education Center and the Berkshire Coalition for Suicide Prevention will present a free community lecture for uniformed professionals to help them cope with the potential risk of trauma related to their work.
"The Matrix: A Life Manual for Vitality and Meaningful Living," will be presented from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Koussevitzky Center at Berkshire Community College. Lunch is provided.
The event is aimed at active and retired police, firefighters, military personnel, emergency medical personnel, corrections officers, their families and clinicians.
Seating for this program is limited and pre-registration is required. To register, call Sarah Perrone at (413) 447-2987 or email sperrone@
bhs1.org. This event is sponsored in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Suicide Prevention Program.