Asian American and Pacific Islander Initiatives by Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act Grantees

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Report
Author:  Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
Publisher:  Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) supports campuses, states, and tribal communities to support suicide prevention work, as authorized by the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. This publications provides eight examples of suicide prevention initiatives by Garrett Lee Smith (GLS) grantees that emphasize preventing suicide among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AA/PI).

Populations:  Adults, Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years, Adults Ages 26 to 55 Years, Older Adults, Racial and Ethnic Groups, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Settings:  Colleges and Universities
Planning and Implementing:  Cultural Competence, News and Entertainment Media, New and Social Media, Communications and Outreach
Strategies:  Gatekeeper Training