September 10, 2020
With today being World Suicide Prevention Day and September being National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, it is a time to share resources and stories in an effort to shed light on this taboo and stigmatized topic. We invite you to revisit the CGI archives to explore and share our educational on articles suicide prevention and awareness.
We’re proud to stand alongside those fighting to create a future without suicide and take great pride in offering these resources to public at no cost in an effort to advance the awareness and education of suicide prevention and behavioral healthcare.
- COVID-19 Kills in More Ways than One: The Novel Coronavirus and Suicide
- Suicide in School Shooting Survivors
- Prevent Suicide by Recognizing Early Warning Signs
- Preventing Suicide: Verbal, Non-Verbal, and Tactile Indicators
- Type 1 Diabetes, Public Health Insurance, and Suicidal Ideation: Surprising Links
- Making A Difference
- Six Reasons Why Individuals Choose Suicide
Suicide Prevention Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Languages: English, Spanish
Hours: Available 24 hours
Note: The FCC has designated 988 as the new US nationwide number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to be completed by July 2022. In the meantime please continue to share 1-800-273-TALK (8255) with anyone wishing to connect to the Lifeline. As of the publishing date of this article (Aug. 18, 2020) 988 is NOT CURRENTLY ACTIVE nationally and may not connect callers to the Lifeline.
Postpartum Support International (PSI)
PSI Helpline: 1-800-944-4773
#1 En Espanol or #2 English