Music is a powerful tool.
10 Feel Good Songs from AFSP Staffers!

Music is a powerful tool.


Nation’s Largest Suicide Prevention Organization Launches Suicide Prevention and Firearm Pilot Program

Suicide Prevention and Firearm Pilot Program Supports the AFSP’s Project 2025 Goal to Reduce the Annual Suicide Rate 20 Percent by 2025.


Robin Williams’ Legacy, and Its Impact on Suicide Prevention

Through his comedy, Robin Williams left an unforgettable mark on the world. The tragic nature of his death has left an impact, too - inspiring our resolve to make suicide prevention a national priority.


AFSP has been a lifesaver by providing us with many healing opportunities. One that has become extremely important to us is the Walks.
Walking to Keep Brendan’s Legacy Alive

AFSP has been a lifesaver by providing us with many healing opportunities. One that has become extremely important to us is the Walks.


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the National Shooting Sports Foundation Partner to Help Prevent Suicide

New Partnership Supports AFSP’s Project 2025 Goal to Reduce the Annual Suicide Rate 20 Percent by 2025


10 Self-Care Ideas for the Weekend

One of the most important lessons I learned in therapy was that there’s a difference between your physical self and your soul self.


I could list off a thousand things (maybe a million) that Malaya missed when she died at 13 years old. But she has also inspired a lot.
In Pursuit of More Birthdays

I could list off a thousand things (maybe a million) that Malaya missed when she died at 13 years old. But she has also inspired a lot.


Walk Wednesday: Who Could Recover From Such a Thing?

AFSP has dubbed their walks “Out of the Darkness” because part of their purpose is to make people more aware of mental health conditions.


The Three Keys to Managing My PTSD

When I learned to take better care of myself, it became easier to stay connected with my biggest supporters. Over the last few years, that circle has gotten bigger. I now have an incredible network of friends, family members and professional colleagues who have my back through good times and bad.


DBT was effective in reducing self-harm behavior.
Does Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Actually Change the Way the Brain Works?

This research breaks new ground by showing that impulse control-related brain activity may predict which high-risk patients are most likely to remain engaged and benefit from DBT.


A Beauty Queen Speaks Out About Suicide

There should be no more quiet conversations about suicide; there should be loud conversations about prevention.


10 Feel Good Songs from AFSP Staffers!

Music is a powerful tool.