As a dedicated advocate, Taryn shares her story and passion to give hope and educate communities about suicide. She is a survivor of her own attempts as well as a survivor of suicide loss, losing her father Terry Aiken in 2002. Taryn is a founding member of the Utah Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and currently serves as the Area Director for Utah and Nevada. She is a certified safeTALK, CONNECT Postvention, and Mental Health First Aid Trainer, facilitating thousands of seminars. A passionate advocate for change, Taryn has been featured in U.S. News and Huffington Post and has testified before Congressional members in Washington, D.C., to increase awareness and support for better access to mental health services and to promote healthy discussions about suicide, mental health, and substance use. She is widely respected throughout Utah for her hard work and dedication to saving lives. She recently celebrated her 8th year of complete sobriety. Taryn is a graduate of Utah Valley University with a bachelor's degree in psychology and plans to pursue a master's in social work.
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June 21, 2022 from 10:00AM - 11:30AM & June 21, 2022 from 5:00PM - 6:30PM at Paul Mitchell The School - Norman
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