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.

Please be aware that SAMHSA’s National Registry for Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) has been discontinued, and that SAMHSA will be reconfiguring its approach to identifying and disseminating evidence-based policies and programs. For more information, please read Assistant Secretary Elinore F. McCance-Katz’s statement about NREPP and evidence-based practices.

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Other
2018
This two-page resource offers information to help anyone, anywhere get involved in Suicide Prevention Month.
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
2016
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
Equips providers with education and support resources to assess patients' risk of suicide, communicate effectively with patients and families,...
Guidelines/Recommendations
2015
This document offers guidelines for schools, organizations, and communities to follow after a suicide occurs. Special attention is paid to balancing...
Toolkit
2015
This 2015 update to the suicide prevention and postvention toolkit focuses on safe suicide care related topics as well as Texas specific information...
Website
2014
This website can help individuals and organizations develop messages about suicide that are strategic, safe, and positive.
Guidelines/Recommendations
2014
This brief provides tips on how to communicate about mental health and suicide on social media sites.
Guidelines/Recommendations
2013
These resources were developed for organizations with an online presence such as a website, blog, or Twitter, Facebook, YouTube accounts, that may...
Article/Chapter
2013
This brief article defines and describes suicide contagion and suicide clusters in the context of a celebrity suicide.
Guidelines/Recommendations
2013
These guidelines for bullying prevention were developed in partnership with a wide range of behavioral health and media experts and provide...
Website
2013
National Recovery Month occurs in September each year. It promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for mental and...
Report
2013
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) supports campuses, states, and tribal communities to support suicide...