Guiding their way back: A resource for people who are supporting someone after a suicide attempt

Date: 2014
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Brochure/Booklet
Author:  Beyondblue and the Hunter Institute of Mental Health with the Project Working Group
Publisher:  Beyond Blue, Ltd.

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This resource was developed to provide guidance for those providing support to a loved one after a suicide attempt. Friends and family can find the time after a loved one’s attempt very difficult and emotionally challenging. It is hoped that with the input of experts and those with lived experience of suicide attempt who developed this guide they will be supported in assisting their loved one through this difficult period.

Populations:  Attempt Survivors and Other People with Lived Experience, Survivors of Suicide Loss
Settings:  Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Ideation, Attempts
Strategies:  Effective Care/Treatment, Safety Planning, Postvention