In this brief video, Dr. DeQuincy Lezine, our Lived Experience Academy Director, discusses self-disclosure, stigma and discrimination, and transforming lived experience into lived expertise to help others who have been suicidal. This was filmed by David Covington in 2013.Keep going?
The Way Forward: Pathways to hope, recovery, and wellness with insights from lived experience is a resource developed by the Suicide Attempt Survivors Task Force of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention that provides recommendations for suicide prevention activities that blend evidence-based practices and perspectives informed by lived experience. Here are the recommendations related to […]Keep going?
Franklin Cook talks about compassionate responses after a suicide loss, and also covers questions about why someone died by suicide as a special circumstance with suicide loss. He also talks about the importance of peer supports and being a personal grief coach.Keep going?
AAS Conference, April 29th 2017, 1:30 PM Authors: Covington, ScarpatiKeep going?
If you ever start feeling like you're heading into a crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800-273-8255)