Free Suicide Prevention Trainings
The Suicide Prevention Resource Center has several free, online trainings open to anyone. Topics include: suicide prevention in the emergency department, safety plans for those at risk (CALM - Counseling on Access to Lethal Means), and finding and understanding suicide prevention data.
Expanded Maternal And Child Health Hotline
The MCH Hotlines provide free, confidential, 24/7 information and referrals. The hotlines recently have expanded their databases of behavioral health resources for families, youth, and professionals.
Research-Based Principles of Stigma Reduction
"Research has found the most effective way to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness is for people to meet people living in recovery and learn their story. As defined by SAMHSA, recovery is “A process of change through which individuals improve their health and wellness, live a self-directed life, and strive to reach their full potential.”"