Suicide Intervention

How do I approach someone who may be suicidal?


How can I help a law enforcement officer who's struggling emotionally?


How should I approach people who have a mental health disorder or crisis?


How does working in Law Enforcement effect my family?

MHFA - Public Safety

Mental Health First aid for Public Safety teaches a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources, and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, and self-help care.


How can we implement a Crisis Intervention Team in Law Enforcement?


BOOK: Overcoming the Darkness; Shining Light on Mental Illness, Trauma and Suicide in Law Enforcement

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If you or someone you care about is thinking about suicide, please call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)