Coping after suicide loss: Tips for grieving adults, children and schools

Date: 2019
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  American Psychological Association (APA)
Publisher:  American Psychological Association (APA)

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This resource provides guidance on how to cope with one's own emotions after the suicide death of a friend or family member, how to talk to children and teens about a suicide and how schools should safely handle communicating about a suicide death in the school community. Help resources are also provided.

Populations:  Adults, Youth, Survivors of Suicide Loss
Settings:  Schools, Family Members and Caregivers
Planning and Implementing:  Communications and Outreach, Safe/Effective Messaging
Strategies:  Respond to Crisis, Postvention