Suicide Prevention

General Resources

Your Life Iowa

SAMHSA-Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

MindSpring Mental Health Alliance 

NAMI Iowa 

Active Minds

Mental Health America

Seize the Awkward

MindWise Innovations

Zero Suicide

MindSpring Webinars

Communication Resources for Non-English Speaking Individuals

Reporting on Suicide

Framework for Successful Messaging

Resources for Parents

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide

Preventing Youth Suicide: Tips for Parents & Educators

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Jaspr Health Videos

Suicide: What Clients and Families Need to Know 

When a Friend Dies by Suicide: Preventing Suicide Contagion

Suicide Prevention Materials

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Resources for Schools

Sesame Street in Communities

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Preventing Suicide: Role of High School Teachers

Preventing Suicide: Role of High School Mental Health Providers 

Preventing Youth Suicide: Tips for Parents & Educators

The Model School District Policy on Suicide Prevention

Understanding Risk and Protective Factors for Suicide: A Primer for Preventing Suicide

Selecting and Implementing a Gatekeeper Training

Choosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Program: A Comparison Table of Trainings Available Online

Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Resources and Programs

LivingWorks Training

When a Friend Dies by Suicide: Preventing Suicide Contagion

After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools

Suicide Postvention in the School Community

Suicide: Postvention Strategies for School Personnel

Resources for Youth & Teens

Sesame Street in Communities

Mental Health Advocacy Online

Seize the Awkward

How to Maintain Your Social Relationships during Online School (For Kids and Teens)

Teen Voices: Coping with the Pandemic 

When a Friend Dies by Suicide: Preventing Suicide Contagion

Resources for Faith Communities

LivingWorks Faith Training

Mental Health First Aid for Faith and Spiritual Communities

Suicide Prevention Competencies for Faith Leaders: Supporting Life Before, During, and After a Suicidal Crisis

Self-Care for Faith Leaders after a Suicide

Resources for Workplaces

Breaking the Silence in the Workplace: A Guide for Employers on Responding to Suicide in the Workplace

Mental Health Literacy in the Workplace

Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Selecting and Implementing a Gatekeeper Training

Choosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Program: A Comparison Table of Trainings Available Online

Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Resources and Programs

LivingWorks Training

Resources for Law Enforcement 

National Consortium to Prevent Law Enforcement Suicide

Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention Toolkit

Comprehensive Framework for Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention

Peer Support As a Powerful Tool in Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention 

Messaging About Suicide Prevention in Law Enforcement

National Consortium on Preventing Law Enforcement Suicide Final Report 

Selecting and Implementing a Gatekeeper Training

Choosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Program: A Comparison Table of Trainings Available Online

Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Resources and Programs

LivingWorks Training

Mental Health First Aid for Fire & EMS

After a Suicide in Blue: A Guide for Law Enforcement Agencies 

Resources for Firefighters

US Fire Administration

Selecting and Implementing a Gatekeeper Training

Choosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Program: A Comparison Table of Trainings Available Online

Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Resources and Programs

LivingWorks Training

Mental Health First Aid for Fire & EMS 

Resources for Veterans

US Department of Veteran Affairs

MindSpring Mental Health Alliance Veterans

LivingWorks Training