Preventing and responding to suicide clusters in American Indian and Alaska Native communities

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


Type:  Report
Author:  ICF International
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

The purpose of this report is to learn about suicide clusters and responses in tribal communities; identify strength-based approaches to and existing and needed resources for prevention, response and recovery; and provide recommendations for tribal communities, their partners and for federal and state governments.

Populations:  Adults, Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years, Youth, Children Ages 12 and Younger, Adolescents, Racial and Ethnic Groups, American Indians and Alaska Natives
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics
Planning and Implementing:  Overview of Suicide Prevention, Culturally Based Practices, Cultural Competence
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies