Improving care to prevent suicide among people with serious mental illness: Proceedings of a workshop

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

Information

Type:  Report
Author:  National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Publisher:  National Academies Press

In September 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine held a workshop in Washington, DC, to discuss preventing suicide among people with serious mental illness. Presenters reviewed what is known about the problem, what is currently being done and future directions. Special sessions focused on Military and Veterans, American Indians and Alaska Natives and Healthcare, including the development and implementation of Zero Suicide. 

Populations:  American Indians and Alaska Natives, Military Service Members and Veterans
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings, Health Care, Behavioral Health Care
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders
Planning and Implementing:  Culturally Based Practices, Cultural Competence
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies, Effective Care/Treatment, Health Systems Change