Suicide Safe: The Suicide Prevention App for Health Care Providers Free from SAMHSA For individuals at risk of suicide, behavioral health and primary care settings provide unique opportunities to connect with the health care system and access effective treatment. Almost half (45%) of individuals who die by suicide have visited a primary care provider in the month prior to their death, and 20% have had contact with mental health services.1 Suicide Safe, SAMHSA’s new suicide […]
changedirection.org is a major new national campaign designed to fight stigma around mental health and to educate people on recognizing the signs of emotional suffering. Click on the button to the left to see the campaign website.
Fairfax County Public Schools held their second annual community conversation on teen stress on Saturday, May 9th. Students, parents and community members were invited to attend presentations on many topics related to teen stress, mental health, and mental wellness. Click here to see FCPS Summit Materials, the topics covered, and view materials for many presentations.