National Recommendations for Depicting Suicide

The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance) has released the first-ever National Recommendations for Depicting Suicide ( in entertainment content, in collaboration with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Entertainment Industries Council (EIC). Representatives from the entertainment industry and suicide prevention field provided input on the recommendations, which advances goal […]

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Suicide Prevention Day at the Vermont State House: Creating Suicide Safe Pathways in Health Care

February 14, 2019: Thank you to all who participated in Suicide Prevention Day at the Vermont State House on Thursday, February 14! Great connections were made with Legislators –  and VT-SPC members and AFSP-VT advocates gained knowledge and skills around suicide prevention advocacy.  Highlights from the day: State and health care leaders made commitments to […]

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THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED THE 2018 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Stoweflake Mountain Resort, Stowe Vermont “It Takes All of Us:  Building Connections for Suicide Prevention Across the Lifespan” A conference for Educators, Health Care, and Community Providers Thank you to all Attendees, Exhibitors, and our Sponsors Information about the 2018 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium can be found here.  2018 Vermont Suicide Prevention […]

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Resources for Addressing the Netflix Series “13 Reasons Why”

Use the Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” as a teachable moment in your school or community.  Get resources and view a webinar presented by ASCA, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention ,and the National Association of School Psychologists.   Webinar:  Teachable Moment Using “13 Reasons Why” to Initiate a Helpful Conversation – Watch on YouTube […]

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