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Suicide Prevention Resource Center [web resource]

imagesThe Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) is the nation’s only federally supported resource center.  SPRC is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

SPRC provides technical assistance, training, and materials to increase the knowledge and expertise of suicide prevention practitioners and other professionals serving people at risk for suicide; however, many resources on the site may be of interest to the general public.

Risk and Protective Factors
Description of factors that increase suicide risk and factors that protect people from suicide

Warning Signs
Behaviors that indicate that someone may be at immediate risk of suicide and information on how to respond

A Comprehensive Approach to Suicide Prevention
Nine strategies that form a comprehensive approach to suicide prevention and mental health promotion

Online Library of Resources and Programs
(e.g., articles, tools, fact sheets, reports) developed by SPRC and other suicide prevention organizations and experts


Have questions? CHC can help. To schedule an evaluation or to get advice about your child’s challenges, call or email a CHC Care Coordinator at 650.688.3625 or careteam@chconline.org

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