You may find the following websites helpful for more information on suicide attempt survivors and suicide prevention:

The American Association of Suicidology

The American Association of Suicidology is a national membership agency for all those involved in suicide prevention or touched by suicide.

What Happens Now?

The American Association of Suicidology Blog

Talking About Suicide

Cara Anna is an accomplished journalist and survivor of a suicide attempt. She writes a blog allowing attempt survivors to share their experiences and learn how others have survived.

Live Through This

A collection of portraits and stories of suicide attempt survivors, as told by those survivors. It strips the issue of anonymity and encourages survivors to own their experiences publicly and proudly.

The National Action Alliance

A private/public partnership advancing a national strategy for suicide prevention in the United States.

The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

NAMI offers support groups in many communities for friends and family of individuals with a mental illness

Drawing From Life

The National Film Board of Canada produced this short documentary following a group therapy program for suicide attempt survivors.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Connects those who are thinking of suicide with trained counselors by calling 1-800-273-8255 or via chat from their website.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline with funding from SAMHSA has also produced a video Stories of Hope and Recovery that highlights three individuals who have attempted suicide and how they survived. Order a copy of the video or download one to watch here.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SAMHSA has published several booklets for suicide attempt survivors and those who support them. Click below for more information:

Booklet for Suicide Attempt Survivors

Booklet for Families of Suicide Attempt Survivors

Booklet for Providers