A journey toward health and hope: Your handbook for recovery after a suicide attempt

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

Information

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

Guides people through the first steps toward recovery and a hopeful future after a suicide attempt. Includes personal stories from survivors who share their experiences as well as strategies, such as reestablishing connections, finding a counselor to work with and creating a safety plan.

Populations:  Attempt Survivors and People with Lived Experience
Settings:  Outpatient Mental Health, Crisis Centers/Services
Strategies:  Increase Help-Seeking, Effective Care/Treatment, Safety Planning