National Suicide Prevention Strategies: Progress, Examples and Indicators

Date: 2019
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Type:  Manual
Author:  World Health Organization
Publisher:  Author

This guide outlines strategies for developing, implementing and evaluating national suicide prevention strategies and provides examples from each WHO region. It is intended to inspire governments and policymakers to establish their own national suicide prevention strategies that include multiple stakeholders and are adapted to engage local communities.

Planning and Implementing:  Overview of Suicide Prevention, Cultural Competence, Partnerships and Coalitions, Policy and Legislation, Strategic Planning, Communications and Outreach
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies, Identify and Assist, Effective Care/Treatment, Postvention