Jerry Reed on Connecting for Suicide Prevention
In this month’s Director’s Corner, SPRC’s Jerry Reed explores the importance of connections in suicide prevention – a reflection inspired by the theme of National Suicide Prevention Week 2014: Suicide Prevention: One World Connected.
SAMHSA National Suicide Prevention Week Podcasts
SAMHSA will release six podcasts during National Suicide Prevention Week. A new podcast will appear on SPRC’s website each day starting September 8. Click on the Find out more button for a complete schedule and list of topics.
ENA Assessment Guidelines included in AHRQ Clearinghouse
The Emergency Nurses Association Suicide Risk Assessment Guidelines have been added the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s National Guideline Clearinghouse.
It’s Time to Talk about It Added to BPR
It's Time to Talk about It: A Family Guide for Youth Suicide Prevention has been added to the Best Practices Registry. This 20-page guide discusses warning signs and risk factors; getting help for youth, partnering with professionals, and advocacy.