Strategic direction for the prevention of suicidal behavior: Promoting individual, family, and community connectedness to prevent suicidal behavior

Date: 2008
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Report
Author:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Publisher:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

This resource describes ways to prevent suicide by strengthening connectedness or social bonds within and among persons, families, and communities.

Settings:  Communities, Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Strategic Planning
Strategies:  Connectedness