Speaking out about suicide


Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
Publisher:  American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

This tip sheet provides guidance for survivors of suicide and attempt survivors with messaging strategies that are recommended and those to avoid with the intent of encouraging help seeking among those at risk conveying to the message that recovery is possible to them. 

Populations:  Attempt Survivors and Other People with Lived Experience, Survivors of Suicide Loss
About Suicide:  Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Communications and Outreach, Safe/Effective Messaging