Julie Goldstein Grumet is an expert in behavioral health transformation, state and local community suicide prevention, and the use of evidence-based practices for suicide care in clinical settings. She is especially interested in translating complex topics into meaningful and tangible resources and concepts that appeal to health care leaders, school leaders, and others.
As director of the Zero Suicide Institute, Goldstein Grumet provides strategic direction and leadership for the Zero Suicide framework and oversees the development, dissemination, evaluation, and effective implementation of the framework nationwide. Recently, she led her team in developing an implementation toolkit for suicide care in health care systems.
Goldstein Grumet is also the director of health care initiatives at the Suicide Prevention Resource Center. A highly experienced trainer and speaker, she provides consultation, technical assistance, presentations, and media interviews on safe and effective suicide care practices.
Goldstein Grumet holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology from George Washington University. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in School Mental Health at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Center for School Mental Health.