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National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Suicide PreventionIncludes statistics, fact sheets, research.
Iowa Suicide Prevention
Information from the Iowa Department of Public Health
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
Suicide facts, research, and support.
Mental Health America - Suicide Resources
Suicide facts, links to suicide crisis, prevention and educational resources.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI )
The nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and their families. Suicide in Youth.
American Association of Suicidology (AAS)
Promotes research, public awareness programs, and education and training for professionals and volunteers. Includes information on suicide, fact sheets, links.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)
Educational materials on depression and suicide. Warning signs, Q & A, how to help a riend.
Youth Suicide Problems: Gay/Bisexual Male Focus
Focuses directly on the issue of gay and bisexual youth suicide. The site includes excellent abstracts, articles and essays available online on a wealth of gay and bisexual topics.
Your Life Iowa Bullying does not have to be a part of growing up. If you are a teen in Iowa and you, a friend or a family member is a victim of bullying, it’s time to take control. Here you can find information about how to identify and deal with bullying or the topic of suicide.
Suicide Prevention: How to help someone who is suicidal
Understanding and preventing suicide.
Suicide Rate on the Rise; Experts Say Rising Drug Use May Be Contributing Factor
The suicide rate in the United States rose 24 percent between 1999 and 2014, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The researchers say increasing drug use may be one of the contributing factors.
Understanding Suicidal Thinking
From the Depressive and Bipolar Support Alliance
Older Adults: Depression and Suicide Facts (NIMH)
Major depression is a significant predictor of suicide in older adults.
Suicide in the U.S.: Statistics and Prevention (NIMH)
Brief overview of suicide statistics and prevention.
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