August Suicide Watch

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Trailer of Netflix Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric. 2:18
safer internet day 2018 - 11 to 14 year olds - 8:07
America's mass shooting problem goes much deeper than guns, says Warren Farrell, Ph.D. 7:18
Awkward Silence Presents: Seize the Awkward 1:19
13 Reasons Why Season 2 (2018) | Full Trailer [HD] Netflix Thirteen Reasons Why | Series Concept - 5/18/18 2:23
"Finding Hope: Battling America's Suicide Crisis," CNN 48:16

Suicide Prevention Movement Video 3:27
Oblivious: An online predator PSA - 8:27

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The S Word
official trailer 3:00
It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health trailer 1:54

Responding to a Suicidal Person - Clergy 11:29

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NAMI Ending the Silence - A mental health awareness program for teens 2:50
Ending The Silence Model Presentation Video - 38:15
Mental Illness: What You See / What You Don't - 2:17
Suicidal thoughts, meet mindfulness - your worst enemy. - Various
Can texting save lives? - Must see video! - 8:32
Logic - 1-800-273-8255 ft. Alessia Cara, Khalid - 8:59

Note: NEW items may be added in this section when appropriate

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/06/14/new-emphasis-mental-health-cops-other-officers/102677982/

August

NEW 8/31 - Stepping Up Suicide Prevention
NEW 8/31 - Smartphones, Evening Light, and Childhood Bipolar Disorder
8/31 - International Overdose Awareness Day
NEW 8/30 - OPP announces review, enhancement to mental health strategy following member suicides

Survivors of Suicide Loss
After a Suicide Resource Directory

8/30 - Alert: Secretary DeVos and President Trump could allow school districts to divert federal funding meant for mental health services and other school improvements and use it instead to arm teachers.
8/29 - More Mental-Health Services Would Make Pennsylvania Schools Safer, Report Says
NEW 8/29 - Youth Mental Health Call for Applications
NEW  8/28 - Panel: Doctors Should Focus on Preventing Depression in Pregnant Women, New Moms

Draft Recommendation Statement Perinatal Depression: Preventive Interventions

NEW 8/28 - Chickasaw Nation Honored for Zero Suicide Implementation Efforts
NEW 8/28 - Preteen suicides are rare, but numbers are on the rise
NEW 8/27 - PENNSYLVANIA: Making Schools Safer: Trained Security, Attention to Mental Health among Top Recommendations Full report here (66 page PDF)
NEW 8/27 - Suicide By Opioid: New Research Suggests Overdoses Should Be Classified As Self-Harm

Mortality in the United States from self-injury surpasses diabetes: a prevention imperative

8/24 - VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention accepting applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships
8/24 - Autism Can Mask the Warning Signs of Suicide
8/24 -
Characteristics of Crisis Line Users Who Died by Suicide
8/24 -
Six Ways to Help Someone Who Lost a Loved One to Suicide
8/24 -
Trump Signs Law Giving Suicide Lifeline a Makeover
8/23 -
Psychiatry Rounds: Workplace Mental Health and More
NEW  8/20 - New Behavioral Health Resources Available for First Responders

Service to Self: Behavioral Health for Fire and EMS Personnel
Learn more about all of SAMHSA's training courses for first responders.
Effects of Trauma on First Responders: Volume 14, Issue 1 — 2018 (21 page PDF)
First Responders: Behavioral Health Concerns, Emergency Response, and Trauma (15 page PDF)

NEW 8/17 - Top 10 Must Haves for your Behaviorial Health Solutions Provider
8/17 - Using Electronic Health Records to Predict Suicide Attempts and Deaths in Outpatient Care
8/16 - Why Do We Value Achievement Over Mental Health? A High School Senior Speaks Out
8/16 - Mini Quiz: Poverty, Inequality, and Mental Illness
8/16 -
At the Heart of Depression: 3 New Studies
8/16 -
What Psychiatrists Need to Know: Patients in the Emergency Department
NEW 8/16 - 2018 Children's Mental Health Report Get the report here (2 page PDF)

Behavioral Treatment for Kids With Anxiety
Best Medications for Kids With Anxiety
Why Childhood Anxiety Often Goes Undetected (and the Consequences)
How to Avoid Passing Anxiety on to Your Kids
Panic Attacks and How to Treat Them
What Is Social Anxiety?

NEW 8/16 - Four Tips to Finding Grants for your Behavioral Health Group
NEW 8/15 - CANADA: New Suicide Prevention Project Targets High-Risk Nunavut Residents

In 2008 the Government of Nunavut, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc., Embrace Life Council, and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police partnered to create the Nunavut Suicide Prevention Strategy.

8/14 - Mental Health Checklist: 7 Parent Tips on How to Prepare Your Student for College-
8/14 - The President signed the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act (H.R. 2345) today.
NEW  8/14 - Donated school books to focus on feelings

Preventing suicide among youth

NEW  8/14 - SCOTLAND: Pharmacists to receive ‘mandatory’ suicide prevention training

Scotland's Suicide Prevention Action Plan (25 pag PDF)

8/13 - Cultural and Population Sensitivity in Disaster Behavioral Health Programs The dialogue (29 page PDF)
NEW  8/12 - New suicide-prevention efforts target La Plata, Montezuma counties
8/10 -
MISSOURI: Children's Mercy Hospital Now Adding Suicide Prevention Questions to Check-Ups - SPRC -KMBC 9 News

Children Ages 12 and Younger - SPRC
Adolescents - SPRC

8/10 - Suicide Prevention Ideas for Action - SPRC (2 page PDF)
8/10 -
Help the Helpers: Taking Time for Self-Care SPRC
8/10 -
COLORADO: Longmont Library Launches Well-Being Bags to Spark Conversations about Mental Health

Supporting Action for Mental Health

8/7 - Measuring TIC Practices, Efforts, and Initiatives
8/3 - 8/6 - Firearms Storage in Homes with Children at Risk for Self-Harm SPRC
8/3 -
Teen Suicide Risk May Be Lower With Intense Team-Based Therapy SPRC Abstract
8/3 -
NORTH DAKOTA: Law Enforcement Agencies Use New Tool to Prevent Officer Suicide SPRC Interactive Screening Program
8/3 -
RHODE ISLAND: Rhode Island Law Aims to Prevent Suicides at Public Colleges SPRC Virtual learning lab for campus suicide prevention. (34 page PDF)
8/3 - Virtual Learning Lab: State Suicide Prevention APRC
8/3 -
Firearms Storage in Homes with Children at Risk for Self-Harm
8/2 -
Two Misleading Myths Regarding “Medical Aid in Dying” - Psychiatric Timese (Also, see 7/24 Millard Salter’s Last Day)
8/1 -
Kids Need Play and Recess. Their Mental Health May Depend on It.
8/1 - House and Senate have passed the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act. Awaiting the President's signature. AFSP
8/1 -
Talking About Suicide in Schools AFSP
8/1 -
The Most Important Conversation on Campus AFSP
8/1 -
Returning to School After a Suicide Loss: For Teens AFSP
8/1 -
Connect Students to Mental Health Services through AFSP’s Interactive Screening Program (ISP for Institutions of Higher Education) AFSP
8/1 -
Bring ‘It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health’ to a Campus Near You AFSP
8/1 -
Back in Session: How to Take Care of Your Mental Health in the Classroom - AFSP
August -
3 Things Mental Health Professionals Need to Know about Telemedicine: A Game Changer for Mental Health Services (Free 6 page eBook)
August -
Interactive Screening Program

Happened in August

8/30 - Webnar 3-4p ET  Using Case Management Data To Inform Practice & Develop Campus Trainings For Behavioral Intervention
8/30 - Webnar 3-4p ET 
2-Part Webinar Series: Case Management & Behavioral Intervention
NEW 8/27 - Suicide By Opioid: New Research Suggests Overdoses Should Be Classified As Self-Harm

Mortality in the United States from self-injury surpasses diabetes: a prevention imperative
Concepts Matter: Ending the Self-injury Mortality (SIM) Epidemic is an Early 21st Century Imperative

NEW 8/27 - Making schools safer: trained security, attention to mental health among top recommendations Full Report (64 page PDF)
8/27 - A Parent's Guide to Resilience, An Evening Event by Gants Pass School DIstrict and the Why Try Organization, 6:30-7:30p, 725 NE Dean Drive, Grants Pass 541-474-5700 or dwerner@grantspass.k12.or.us
8/23 - Webnar 3-4p ET Mental Health Issues On Campus: Understanding Data, Recognizing Red Flags & Assisting Students In Distress
8/23 - Webnar 12M-1:30pm PDT Comprehensive Suicide Prevention – It’s More than a Mental Health Concern Register
8/23 - Webnar 4-5:30p ET Suicide Prevention and the Collaborative Care Model Register
Podcast Episode: Public Health Approaches to Suicide Prevention
NEW 8/23 - Public Health Approaches to Suicide
NEW
8/14 - Scotland: Pharmacists to receive ‘mandatory’ suicide prevention training

Scotland’s Suicide Prevention Action Plan (25 page PDF)

Due 8/10 - Indian Education--Demonstration Grants for Indian Children
8/9 - 9a-5p Youth Mental Health First Aid training - Gold Beach High School (Oregon). $25 lunch included. Register
maggie.house@oregonstate.edu.or. or 541-247-6672
8/8 - SAMHSA) is hosting its annual Voice Awards 6-9:30p PT, UCLA's Royce Hall, Los Angeles, CA
Register
8/7 - Webnar 1-2P ET
Threat To Self & Others: Navigating Student Removal In A Manner That Reduces Legal Risk, Maintains Due Process & Supports Student Rights
Webnar 3-4p ET -
Early Alert Case Study: Effective, Data-informed Intervention & Assessment Strategies
8/5-25 - Three week Rouge Youth Transitions early intervention outdoor youth program for middle school students. For more information:
KARI.KINGSOLVER@dhsoha.state.or.us
8/2 - Webnar - 1-2p ET
2-Part Webinar Series: Case Management & Behavioral Intervention
8/2 - 8/9 - Webnar 12m-1p PST 
Using An Online Platform For Mental Health Outreach & Intervention
8/2 - Webnar 12m-1:30a PST
10 Essential Components Of An Evidence-Based Behavioral Intervention & Case Management Program

Grants (Open)

8/31 - Application Deadline Oregon Health Authority - Public Health Division is offering mini-grants of up to $7,000 to agencies able to solicit feedback from people most impacted by health disparities, including people of color, people who identify as LGBTQ, people with low-income, and people living with disabilities. Christy.j.hudson@state.or.us
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Pioneering Ideas Brief Proposals
SAMHSA Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic Expansion Grants

 

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