Suicide prevention for consumers and family members

Date: 2009
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Manual
Author:  Salvatore T.
Publisher:  Montgomery County Emergency Service, Inc.

This publication discusses the role of consumers and family members in preventing suicide. It explains how suicidality arises and how they can help. It also discusses the warning signs of suicide, the risk factors, and how suicidality and mental illness are linked as well as suggesting prevention measures.

Settings:  Communities, Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors, Warning Signs
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies