Although we’re relatively good at knowing if someone has longer term risk factors for suicide, we are not as good at assessing if someone is at risk within hours, days or weeks. In addition, the time between someone having a suicidal idea and engaging in suicidal behavior can sometimes be very short.
The Overnight will be held in Philadelphia and support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Lori Tanner, a volunteer from Wyoming, took part in Team AFSP’s L.A. Marathon event in 2017, raising funds and awareness while finding meaning in the loss of her son.
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the tenth leading cause of death in Nebraska.
This past April, AFSP’s Eastern Missouri Chapter hosted Stronger Communities: LGBTQ+ Suicide Prevention
The recent tragic event in Parkland, Florida has opened up important conversations about violence in our nation.
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the thirteenth leading cause of death in Massachusetts.
Below are ten helpful tips to help you navigate conversations with suicide loss survivors in a kind, thoughtful, and responsible way.
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the eleventh leading cause of death in California.
Gallaudet is committed to continuing the work of promoting mental health and suicide prevention on our campus, and we’re so glad to partner with AFSP – and the Interactive Screening program – to help us do it.
West Virginians with mental health and substance use conditions are facing significant barriers in accessing mental health care and coverage.
In Wyoming, over half of all children and adults experiencing mental health issues do not receive treatment.