Latest National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Stories

2013-11-11 23:22:58

Twenty veterans in the US take their lives every day, a trend that the Veterans Crisis Line and National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are fighting to reverse. SIMmersion's state-of-the-art Suicide Prevention Training system allows responders on these crisis hotlines to get the realistic practice they need to save lives. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 “I’m…” Tyler, the young veteran on the other end of the phone, sighs heavily before continuing. “I’m seeing things...

2013-09-26 23:31:08

Mental Health Reporting Style Guide, Toolkit and Other Resources Provide Help for Authentic Storytelling Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 As Suicide Prevention Month puts mental health at the forefront of news coverage this September, the Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC) offers resources to help journalists and entertainment industry professionals create accurate stories about people living with mental illness and get stories about suicide right. EIC’s TEAM Up...

2013-09-10 23:25:46

First-of-its-kind Tool Helps At-Risk People Find Qualified Care Lexington, MA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 HelpPRO, in partnership with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the American Association of Suicidology (AAS), the QPR Institute, The Carson J Spencer Foundation (CJSF), and the Suicide Prevention Resource Center, launches the HelpPRO Suicide Prevention Therapist Finder today. Across the globe September 10th is recognized as World Suicide Prevention Day. The Finder, available...

2012-07-24 23:02:03

Capital District Physicians' Health Plan Announces a New Resource That Provides Emotional Support to Those in Need. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 CDPHP® knows that a mental health crisis can happen at any time. That is why the health plan is offering its members access to a new after-hours hotline that will provide emotional support and crisis de-escalation for those in need. CONTACT Lifeline, a program of Family & Children´s Service of the Capital Region (FCSCR), will...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.