Online Tutorials Can Help You Learn to Use WISQARS
Online tutorials from the CDC can help you learn to use its Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS). The tutorials cover Fatal Injury Mapping, Fatal Injury Reports, Leading Causes of Death, and Years of Potential Life Lost.
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.