Suicide prevention resources for adult corrections

Date: 2017
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
Publisher:  Education Development Center (EDC)

This sheet lists written materials, trainings, organizations, and websites that contain information on suicide prevention in adult correctional facilities. It can be used with the Suicide Prevention Resource Center's information sheet The Role of Adult Correctional Officers in Preventing Suicide or on its own by correctional officers, administrators, and health/mental health care providers in adult correctional facilities, as well as by suicide prevention professionals interested in working with adult correctional facilities.

Populations:  Adults, Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years, Adults Ages 26 to 55 Years, Older Adults
Settings:  Justice System, Adult Justice System
About Suicide:  Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Ideation, Attempts