Zero Suicide Resources

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Zero Suicide in Vermont – Resources being used in Vermont

National Resources

From the Suicide Prevention and Resource Center and the Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention.*

The Zero Suicide Toolkit offers many resources and tools to support the implementation of Zero Suicide.

Screening and Assessment Resources

These research-proven tools are strongly recommended in the Zero Suicide Framework for screening all patients and clients. The best practice is universal screening of every patient at every visit.

Additional Suicide Related Risk Assessments

Emergency Departments

Primary Care

Safety Planning Resources

  • Safety Plan Template – Barbara Stanley, Ph.D. and Gregory K. Brown, Ph.D., developed the Safety Planning Intervention, and provide this template for clinicians.
  • VA Safety Plan Quick Guide for Clinicians – This safety planning quick guide was created by the Department of Veterans Affairs and offers a small brochure outlining the steps.

Lethal Means Restriction

Suicide Specific Treatment Resources

Articles and Reports

Clinician Loss



News Stories