Barbara Rubel, MA, BCETS, Diplomate, American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress in collaboration with the National Center for Crisis Management, is an author and keynote speaker. She is a suicide loss survivor, whose focus is on resiliency and she is helpng people cope with life's challenges as a leading thanatologist. Barbara's story was featured in the Emmy Award Winning Documentary: Fatal Mistakes: Families Shattered by Suicide, narrated by Mariette Hartley. Today, Barbara is a chamption for families who are coping with suicide loss. Rubel has pioneered a unique approach to addressing suicide postvention and vicarious trauma. She is author of the book, "But I Didn't Say Goodbye: Helping Families After a Suicide." This book is in its third edition.