NAMI NH

Suicide Prevention

This webinar will cover the range of Risk and Protective Factors, the Warning Signs, and what to do if someone may be at risk for suicide  (whether it is a family, friend  or acquaintance). The webinar will review actions to take when there is immediate concern and resources in the community that can help create a safety net for people at risk of suicide. This webinar is not a substitute for a professional assessment. If you are concerned about someone or if you are having thoughts of suicide, contact your local community mental health center or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255). If you feel there is imminent risk, call 911.

Outline

  • Introduction
  • Core Principles
  • Roles of Gatekeepers
  • The "S" Word
  • Social, Cultural, and Personal Issues
  • Suicide and Demographics
  • Risk Factors
  • Protective Factors
  • Warning Signs
  • Connecting With Someone at Risk
  • Resources


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