This sample report form includes space to provide information about the incident as well as useful hints based on campus policies.
Health & Wellness ResourcesThese health and wellness resources are an extensive, curated collection of tools and resources. The library includes external resources as well as resources that were developed under CCC Health & Wellness or submitted by the colleges. Search by keyword, topic, and/or audience.
Framework for Developing Institutional Protocols for the Acutely Distressed or Suicidal College Student
This guide provides a college or university community, regardless of its size, culture, and resources, with a list of issues to consider when drafting or revising protocols relating to the management of the student in acute distress or at risk … read more
Online support community for people dealing with grief, death, and major loss, with over fifty monitored support groups for children, youth, and adults.
This engaging youth-oriented site uses video stories of students and high-profile artists to increase awareness about mental health issues and the importance of getting help.
Expert, ad-free resources help you resolve health challenges.
Rio Hondo College developed this guide to help their faculty and staff identify, refer, and support students who may be experiencing distress.
Cornell College developed these frequently asked questions and suggestions to help a friend or family member who may be considering suicide. They offer guidance on what to do and what to avoid doing.
ICRC-S & SPRC Research to Practice Webinar, Advances in Suicide Prevention: Research, Practice, and Policy Implications for LGBT Populations
This webinar will offer participants up-to-date information about what is already known about LGBT suicide risk across the lifespan as well as what is being done to improve future research.
An estimated 15 percent of students suffer from depression and other mental disorders that put them at risk for suicide. Each year, 10 percent of students report that they’ve seriously considered suicide. Those who need help the most are often … read more
Founded in 2004, this non-profit organization is dedicated to helping Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families. Members have access to a social network, connect with other veterans, and get information on local events.
JedCampus is an online self-assessment survey program that helps colleges explore and enhance their campus mental health and suicide prevention programming. The survey makes it easy for colleges and universities to evaluate their mental health promotion and suicide prevention programming.
A statewide suicide prevention social marketing campaign built on three key messages: Know the signs. Find the words. Reach out. The Know the Signs suicide prevention campaign is culturally adapting suicide prevention outreach materials such as posters, brochures, and print, … read more
This brochure or handout describes warning signs and protective factors for suicide.
This flow chart is designed to help faculty and staff respond effectively to students who may be experiencing distress. It includes tips and strategies.
Know the Signs, in collaboration with Santa Clara County and the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, developed a mobile app, MY3 that connects users to their primary support networks when they have thoughts of suicide. The free app also features a … read more
Nearly 1 in 4 active duty members showed signs of a mental health condition, according to a 2014 study in JAMA Psychiatry. On this page we focus on questions that military personnel often ask, concerning treatment resources, disclosure and staying … read more
An advocacy group for people living with mental illness and their loved ones. A good source of information and resources on mental health topics.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of … read more
Sample job description for peer mental health and suicide prevention educator.
Resource Guide for Serving Students with Psychological Disabilities in California’s Community Colleges
The California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) suicide prevention social marketing program is one component of the MHSA Suicide Prevention initiative, which uses a full range of strategies from Prevention to Early Intervention to prevent suicides across ages and backgrounds. … read more