Behavioral Health

 Suicide Prevention

Last Updated: August 08, 2018
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The Army G-1 Website External Link provides many relevant, recent suicide prevention products and hyperlinks for Soldiers, DA Civilians, and Family Members.  It includes a Public service announcementExternal Link by the SGM of the Army on Suicide Prevention and Stigma Reduction.

Army Public Health Center Products

APHC suicide prevention products: Brochures, tip cards, and posters are available from the Health Information Products e-Catalog.  Available products are listed below:

For questions or comments, please contact us.
Call HPW 410-436-4656, DSN 584 and ask for the Suicide Prevention subject matter expert or
Email and indicate 'suicide prevention' in the subject line.

Suicidology Research

The relationship of childhood abuse to impulsivity and suicidal behavior in adults with major depression External Link
American Journal of Psychiatry 158:1871-1877, November 2001


A video/DVD, "A Different Kind of CourageExternal Link is available which promotes psychological and mental health by seeking assistance.

Soldiers, Stress and Depression: Profiles in Personal Courage External Link
Produced by Command Surgeon's Office, Training and Doctrine Command, with message from TRADOC's deputy commanding general for initial military training/commanding general of U.S. Army Accessions Command

A winning drive against depression External Link
Terry Bradshaw's story of his fight against depression

SurvivorExternal Link (SPRC Audience Page)
Suicide Prevention Resource Center, 2005
From the SPRC Information by Audience. A web page created for survivors, which contains information on how to help themselves as well as others who have lost a loved one to suicide.

Suicide Awareness Event Resource Kit External Link
Suicide Prevention Resource Center and Suicide Prevention Action Network USA, 2004
A resource kit that provides a logistics planning guide and general and state specific materials to help you organize, plan and conduct a successful event to raise awareness about suicide and suicide prevention.

Surviving a Suicide Loss: A Financial Guide External Link
American Foundation of Suicide Prevention & National Endowment for Financial Education, 2004
A web site for survivors who have lost a spouse, parent, child, or other loved one to suicide and need to make financial decisions regarding their loss.

American Association of Suicidology (AAS) External Link                The American Association of Suicidology is an education and resource organization whose goal is to understand and prevent suicide.

National Resource Directory External Link                              Connecting Wounded Warriors, Service Members, Veterans, Their Families and Caregivers with Those Who Support Them