TSPN is hosting events across the state as part of this year’s Suicide Prevention Awareness Month observance.
We are also collecting Suicide Prevention Awareness Month proclamations from city and county mayors across the state. These will be presented at our Suicide Prevention Awareness Day event on September 10 in Nashville (see the press release, which we encourage you to share with media contacts in your area).
The Network is hosting another Psychological Autopsy Course Training on behalf of the American Association of Suicidology on February 18-19, 2015. Details are available on the official information sheet.
TSPN’s Zero Suicide Initiative Task Force is working to implement the concept of “zero suicides” within the health, behavioral health, and substance abuse treatment settings across Tennessee.
TSPN’s newsletter for survivors of suicide attempts, can you hear me?, is available for free download along with our Out of the Shadows newsletter for survivors of suicide. The Network is actively soliciting articles and artwork for forthcoming editions; these may be submitted to the TSPN central office at [email protected]
The revised Tennessee Strategy for Suicide Prevention is available for review.
Learn more about the Shield of Care, a ground-breaking suicide prevention curriculum designed specifically for juvenile justice facility staff. This curriculum is the culmination of three years of development by the Tennessee Lives Count (TLC) project.
The revised National Strategy for Suicide Prevention is available for review on the website of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention.