Resources and Programs

Use the Resource and Program Type filter on the left to find:

  • Resources (e.g., articles, tools, fact sheets, reports) developed by SPRC and other suicide prevention organizations and experts
  • Programs and Practices (e.g., education, screening, treatment, environmental change), including former BPR listings
    • Programs with evidence of effectiveness are indicated by the icon . To learn more about programs with this designation, see Evidence-Based Prevention.
    • Check the box on the left to display only programs with evidence of effectiveness.
    • For information about other program registries and lists, visit our Finding Programs and Practices page.
Displaying 37 results. Refine results using the filters on the left.
Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
2019
This tip sheet provides direction to parents to monitor their children’s use of social media by being aware of popular apps, websites and accounts...
Video/Audio Recording
2019
This video series features expert advice on strategic communication planning for suicide prevention, along with free worksheets to help you get started today!
Manual
2018
The purpose of this guide is to: 1. Outline the potential benefits, limitations, and concerns regarding telemental health (TMH) services in the field...
Guidelines/Recommendations
2018
The #chatsafe guidelines are intended to help young people to communicate safely online about suicide.
Other
2018
This two-page resource offers information to help anyone, anywhere get involved in Suicide Prevention Month.
Manual
2018
This short guide assists crisis workers in identifying and supporting autistic callers/texters who are in crisis, even in cases where a person with...
Website
2018
This webpage includes three sections for providing support on social media. • Safety Processes on Social Media provides direction on how to report...
Report
2018
This literature review examines whether portrayals of suicide in the media can lead to imitation.
Resource List/Bibliography
2017
This guide divides selected resources into seven main sections: (1) Organizations, (2) Policy and Legislation, (3) Evidence-Based Practices, (4)...
Guidelines/Recommendations
2017
Suicide is an important public health issue, and those who blog on the topic share diverse perspectives, backgrounds and experiences that can help...
Training
2017
This course will help journalists and others gain a better understanding of mental health conditions, mental illness and covering suicide. It offers...
Report
2015
This report, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, presents data on the costs of injury-associated deaths.
Website
2015
This nation-wide communications campaign is designed to change the story of mental health across the nation by urging all Americans to learn the five...
Guidelines/Recommendations
2015
This app equips providers with education and support resources to assess patients' risk of suicide, communicate effectively with patients and...
Guidelines/Recommendations
2015
This document offers guidelines for schools, organizations, and communities to follow after a suicide occurs. Special attention is paid to balancing...