Suicide Prevention Research & News

August 2019

08/30/2019:

Men's mental health charity going on UK tour for World Suicide Prevention Day

Helping Agencies Q&A: Violence Prevention Integrator

Carthage School District shining light on student suicide, prevention with training

Integrating officer suicide prevention into in-service training

Join the conversation about suicide prevention

Teen raises suicide awareness for first responders

You are not alone: Milton to host suicide prevention panel

New theme unites partners at VA/DoD Suicide Prevention Conference

08/28/2019:

Planning for suicide prevention

‘Be The Difference’ Suicide Prevention Film Offers Santa Clarita Mental Health Resources

Program raising suicide awareness

2020 Candidates Propose Suicide Prevention Ideas Ranging From Gun Control To Expanded Mental Health Services

Suicide prevention saves lives

DOD Takes a Public Health Approach to Suicide Prevention

08/26/2019:

South Carolina Air Force base to add days off after recent suicides

Luke Bierly’s suicide awareness design shows up on local billboards

MCHS to recognize World Suicide Prevention Day

In Rural Utah, Preventing Suicide Means Meeting Gun Owners Where They Are

08/23/2019:

Local to co-facilitate suicide prevention and first-aid training

Ducey Commissions Suicide Prevention Project Amid High Rates in Rural Arizona

Suicide Prevention Program in Dallas Helps At-Risk Teens

10th Annual Suicide Prevention Symposium Slated for Sept. 13

AFSP Supports 3-Digit Mental Health, Suicide Prevention Number and Urges Continued Congressional Oversight

Montana public health officials address suicide prevention and awareness

Three suicide prevention strategies show real promise. How can they reach more people?

GUN RETAILERS COULD HELP PREVENT SUICIDE

08/21/2019:

Providers learn about veteran suicide

Lawmakers push for additional suicide prevention training for correctional officers

Study suggests confiscating personal weapons from suicidal service members

Idaho Health System Puts mHealth to the Test on Suicide Prevention

Waterloo Wellington signs on to Roots of Hope national suicide prevention project

Moulton, Stewart pen op-ed backing three-digit suicide prevention hotline

08/19/2019:

Workshops to help recognise and help people at risk of suicide

Sister of officer dead by suicide says she told the NYPD that her brother was a danger to himself

Sedgwick County suicide rates continue to climb

Pastor initiates gun buy-back program in rural SC to address suicide prevention

Tonawanda Family on a Mission to Raise Suicide, Mental Health Awareness

FCC moving forward with 3-digit number for Suicide Prevention Hotline

Teens complete suicide prevention mural at local business

08/17/2019:

Georgia DBHDD announces statewide suicide prevention conference

Rensselaer chamber hears about suicide prevention

First Riverside BMX Jamboree jumping into suicide prevention, awareness for MMIW

Superior Speedway raises awareness to suicide prevention, stigma

University Of Utah Study Offers Insight Into Suicide Prevention Among Military Personnel

FCC: There Is ‘Overwhelming Support’ for Short, 911-Like Suicide Prevention Hotline

Law Requiring N.H. Schools To Implement Suicide Prevention Policy Lacks State Funding

08/16/2019:

Military Report: Greek tragedy performed to bridge topic of suicide prevention with deploying soldiers

Suicide prevention inside Maine's jails and prisons

Suicide prevention at church: ‘It’s OK to have a therapist and Jesus, too’

FCC Pushing To Make ‘988’ National Suicide Prevention Number

08/15/2019:

Opinion: August is a good time to reflect on suicide prevention

The Role of Schools In Suicide Prevention

Suicide prevention training lacking for pediatric residents

Marion County Jail leaders credit suicide prevention hotline, staff empathy for preventing suicides behind bars

08/14/2019:

Training offered for clergy in suicide awareness, prevention

What Sherlock Holmes Can Teach Us About Suicide Prevention

Sophocles Play Added to Military Suicide Prevention

TWLOHA announces 2019 World Suicide Prevention Day Campaign

Suicide prevention in England

08/13/2019:

Suicide Prevention Task Force hopes to find a solution to end suicide

Student in California? Your student ID will now include suicide prevention hotline

Channel Marker to host suicide prevention event Sept. 19

SUICIDE PREVENTION CONFERENCE SCHEDULED

Like federal prison where Epstein died, local jails have suicide prevention procedures

New Louisiana law aims to prevent suicide in schools across state

Vance to host stand-down for suicide prevention

Rogers looking for opportunities to speak on suicide prevention

How Caltrain tries to prevent fatalities

08/12/2019:

Indiana teachers learning to spot suicide warning signs

Valley woman shares her story to bring awareness to suicide prevention

Sailing business steps onboard to help Isle of Wight suicide prevention charity

9th Annual Suicide Prevention Event Set September 21

Bills address anti-bullying and suicide prevention

Suicide prevention focus of events

New suicide prevention requirements already in place in some schools

08/11/2019:

How suicide prevention may help stop mass killers before they start shooting

Letters to the editor: On suicide prevention

Indiana teachers learning to spot suicide warning signs

With suicides up in Carroll County since 2015, event gives all walks of life a path out of the darkness

New task force seeks input from the public

08/10/2019:

Mental health emergencies need their own three-digit hotline | Opinion

Girl Scout Ambassador in Columbus launches suicide awareness project

Operation Zero suicide prevention event returning to Wahpeton

Music festival focuses on mental health awareness and suicide prevention

'Zero Reasons Why' suicide prevention campaign hopes to expand in new school year

We can do more: Suicide prevention cannot be the only strategy

08/09/2019:

Active-duty military suicide rate reaches record high

Here are 6 places to get help now if you're struggling with mental health

BHS Sources of Strength program donates to local Suicide Prevention Coalition

Gazette, KKTV to cohost Community Conversation on suicide prevention

Tampa Bay hardcore bands stage suicide prevention show at the Blue Note

Study shows gun shops can aid in preventing suicides

Why California student ID cards now include suicide prevention information

NH schools to develop suicide prevention policies

How The CDC's Reluctance To Use The 'F-Word' — Firearms — Hinders Suicide Prevention

08/08/2019:

Prevention Coalition starts funding community programs

Grantees for funding to prevent youth suicide in Tennessee announced

Locks For Guns, Meds Aimed At Suicide Prevention In Alexandria

Workplace Support Plays Role in Suicide Prevention

Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline getting more calls, needs volunteers

Lane County Teen Turns Grief to Action With Suicide Prevention Efforts

Stewart addresses youth suicide prevention in central Utah

Wisconsin farmers use 11-acre corn maze to share suicide hotline

Tenn. groups awarded suicide prevention grants

08/07/2019:

VETERANS AFFAIRS SECRETARY TOURS WILMINGTON CLINIC, TALKS VET SUICIDE PREVENTION

Festival promotes mental health awareness, suicide prevention

New Jersey launches nation's first state program to prevent police officer suicide

20 veterans die by suicide daily. A new bill aims to discover the role of prescription drugs.

New suicide awareness organization comes to Siouxland

Kansas AG appoints Meier-Hummel as Youth Suicide Prevention Coordinator

Suicide prevention in teens is focus of event

Suicide Prevention and Awareness Training for Bay District School staff

08/06/2019:

Construction’s New Safety Imperative: Suicide Prevention

Farmers Turn Cornfield Into a Suicide Prevention Message

Paint A Kindness Rock For Suicide Prevention

Newberg-Dundee police car will raise awareness for suicide prevention

How Bristol University Is Trying To Prevent Student Suicides, After 11 Sudden Deaths

Air Force commander apologizes for calling airmen who commit suicide 'chickensh*t'

Friends Take The Field To Honor Teen Who Took His Own Life

Chabad of Sarasota-Manatee to Host Suicide Prevention Training

08/05/2019:

Fraternity Member Who Had 'A Fascination With Death' Successfully Encouraged Five People To Kill Themselves Within A Year

Suicide in the Workplace: A Troubling Trend

More black teens are attempting suicide: ‘We still believe it’s a white thing.’

Farmers Turn Cornfield Into a Suicide Prevention Message

Suicide Prevention Coalition of Garfield County sponsors ‘Fall Connections Campaign’