Lezlie D. Culver, MSW received her BA in Psychology from the University of Oklahoma and
attended Syracuse University of London, England for Special Studies.
Lezlie also earned her Master’s of Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Lezlie is a founding member of LOSS (Local Outreach for Suicide Survivors) Team of Tarrant County, Texas.
Tarrant County has approximately 220 suicides a year, making this LOSS Team one of the most active in the country.
Lezlie has presented at LOSS Team National Conference’s, the American Association of Suicidology,
Department of the Army Fort Worth District Suicide Stand-Down, Tarrant County Sexual Abuse Advisory Council and the
Department of Veterans Affairs Suicide Awareness Conference, and others. Lezlie is trained in ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) and safeTALK suicide alertness training.
She has also attended CISM (Critical Incident Stress Management) and QPR (Question, Persuade and Refer) Training.
She is a member of National Association of Social Workers and American Association of Suicidology.
As a volunteer, Lezlie currently serves as a member of LOSS Team of Tarrant County, Women’s Health Council for Baylor Scott & White Medical Center,
and is on the Board of Directors for The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation.
She has also served on the Board of Directors for Suicide Survivors: Healing Journey After Loss, Trauma Support Services of North Texas,
The Women’s Center of Tarrant County and Cystic Fibrosis of North Texas.
Lezlie provides consultation and training to new and existing LOSS Teams. Being a survivor herself, Lezlie presents and trains survivors, mental health professionals and communities across the country.
Please note: the Culver LOSS Team website is not intended to provide help in a crisis. If you are feeling suicidal or need help for
yourself or someone you know, please consult IASP's Suicide Prevention Resources to find a crisis center anywhere in the world.
In the US, call toll-free 1-800-273-TALK (8255) for a free suicide prevention service or visit
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