Suicide safe mobile app

Date: 2015
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Other
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Equips providers with education and support resources to assess patients' risk of suicide, communicate effectively with patients and families, determine appropriate next steps, and make referrals to treatment and community resources.

Settings:  Health Care, Primary Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Education and Training, New and Social Media, Communications and Outreach
Strategies:  Screening and Assessment, Treatment