Developing the Family Intervention for Suicide Prevention (FISP) SAMHSA Dr. Joan Asarnow is the developer of the Family Intervention for Suicide Prevention (FISP), an evidence-based intervention aimed at preventing and treating suicidal behavior among youths brought to emergency rooms. In this video, Dr. Asarnow is joined by her colleague, Dr. Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, with whom she collaborated in developing FISP. They discuss the interventionís core components and intended effects. Dr. Maggie Rea, another colleague, is also featured; she discusses lessons learned regarding implementing the intervention in hospital emergency departments.
How to Ask if Someone is Suicidal VideoMD Suicide is the worst complication of depression. Family may be the best people to find clues of suicidal ideation - when someone is thinking about suicide. This brief video discusses the best way to ask someone if they are suicidal, and how to elicit the information from someone who has depression.
Suicide Tops Injury Deaths Lee Memorial Health System Call it a sign of the times, one that doesn't reflect well on the age we live in. a disturbing shift was discovered in data collected on injury deaths.
Preventing suicide: a global imperative World Health Organization (WHO) Over 800 000 people die due to suicide every year, many more attempt suicide, and suicide is the second leading cause of death in 15-29-year-olds. In response to these alarming figures, WHO publishes its first World Suicide Report and gives a message of hope: suicides are preventable.