National Strategy for Suicide Prevention implementation assessment report

Date: 2018
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Report
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Publisher:  Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This assessment was performed by the Action Alliance’s National Strategy for Suicide Prevention Implementation Assessment Advisory Group (NSSP IAAG). It reports on aggregate efforts to implement the goals and objectives of the 2012 National Strategy as well as providing case examples from states, tribes and communities. It provides recommendations centered around infrastructure, Blueprint for Community Action and comprehensive suicide prevention. 

Populations:  Survivors of Suicide Loss
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings, Health Care, Communities
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Program Evaluation, Evidence-Based Prevention, Funding, Partnerships and Coalitions, Education and Training, News and Entertainment Media, Communications and Outreach, Safe/Effective Messaging
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment, Reduce Access to Means, Life Skills and Resilience