Mental Health for Yourself and Those in Your Community — AFSP

Mental Health for Yourself and Those in Your Community

You can make a tremendous difference for yourself and those around you simply by being aware of the facts about suicide, learning how to shore up your mental health and resilience, making use of the suicide prevention resources available to you, and sharing them so more people know how to recognize the risks and warning signs of suicide, and can take action.

Watch & Learn: Video tips on mental health

Resources for you and your community

Have an Honest Conversation

Always trust your instinct if you’re worried about someone. Find out how to have a direct, productive conversation to let others know you care.

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Mental Health Social Sharables

Educate your community to help stop suicide with these informative social sharables.

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Some Thoughts about the Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why

Some Thoughts about the Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why concisely lists the factors to be aware of when watching or discussing the popular show that deals with suicide.

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News and Features

Stay up-to-date on the very latest news stories involving mental health.

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Voices of Hope

Voices of Hope is AFSP’s series of videos featuring those who have struggled with suicide: unscripted interviews with people speaking from their own personal experience.

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Talk Saves LivesTM: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

A community-based presentation that covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide.

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Risk Factors and Warning Signs

There’s no single cause for suicide. Learn the signs and you could save a life.

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