Tennessee Higher Education Suicide Prevention Task Force

Tennessee Higher Education Suicide Prevention Task Force


Mission/Goal


The Tennessee Higher Education Suicide Prevention Task Force was an appointed task force created and approved by the Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN) Advisory Council on June 8, 2017, which served to unite colleges/universities throughout Tennessee towards the goal of suicide prevention. The task force met to create and carry out action items to best help the at-risk population of college students. Colleges and universities pose a unique problem for suicide prevention/intervention/postvention efforts.

Click here to read more about this task force and suicide prevention in higher education in Tennessee.

TSPN is grateful for the time, effort, and enthusiasm of this Task Force, led by Sandra Perley, Ed.D, MSN, RN.

Meeting Minutes