Suicide prevention facts and resources

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


Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Publisher:  Author

This two-page fact sheet includes information about suicide in the U.S., the Suicide Assessment Five-Step Evaluation and Triage for clinicians, and the warning signs for suicide. It also provides a list of suicide prevention resources and online directories for treatment and crisis services.

About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Ideation, Attempts, Warning Signs
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment, Effective Care/Treatment, Treatment, Care Transitions/Linkages