Suicide prevention toolkit for rural primary care

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

Information

Type:  Toolkit
Author:  Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Mental Health Program and Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
Publisher:  Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Mental Health Program

This toolkit contains the information and tools needed to implement state-of-the-art suicide prevention practices in primary care settings. Although the tools are designed with the rural practice in mind, most are quite suitable for use in non-rural settings as well. The Toolkit includes sections on educating clinicians and office staff and developing mental health partnerships, as well as patient management tools and patient education tools.

Settings:  Primary Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Rural Areas