May is Mental Health Month: A Time to Raise Awareness
The Mental Health Month 2015 theme is “B4Stage4” which calls attention to the importance of identifying symptoms before they become severe and persistent and lead to a crisis, such as hospitalization, homelessness, unemployment, or suicide.
National Guidelines for Responding to the Impact of Suicide Loss
Responding to Grief, Trauma, and Distress after a Suicide: U.S. National Guidelines is a new resource from the National Action Alliance that provides a unified national blueprint for the development of suicide postvention activities
Facebook and Forefront Collaborate to Prevent Suicide
Facebook and Forefront have created a tool that allows users of the popular social media site to help others whose online posts may indicate that they are at risk of suicide.
Webinar: Services to Treat and Prevent Suicide
On April 29 (2-3 p.m. ET), the National Council for Behavioral Health will present a webinar on "What Are the Most Effective Services to Treat and Prevent Suicidal Behavior?" This online event will explore effective services in systems of care.