Category: Suicide

Inside Crisis Video: Responding to Suicide Survivors

Posted by Dennis Potter on February 16, 2016

When a person completes suicide, the aftermath leaves a powerful effect in its wake. We often think of Survivors of Suicide as the family members or the loved ones of the person who died. But what about other friends, work colleagues, and other people who knew the deceased? This edition of Inside Crisis looks at […]

AFSP – Out of Darkness Walk – Grand Rapids

Posted by R3 Administrator on October 5, 2015

For the fourth year in a row, Team CCN participated in the Grand Rapids, Michigan  “Out of Darkness” Community Walk on October 3rd. The Walks are 3-5 mile trails taking place in over 250 communities across the country this year, with the proceeds benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). The team raised over […]

A Manager’s Guide to Suicide Postvention

Posted by Jessica Barton on April 28, 2015

There are few things more difficult for a workplace to endure than the suicide of a team member. Initially the workforce will likely be overwhelmed with feelings of shock, sadness, anger or guilt. People may have difficulty focusing and reduced productivity for a time. In the aftermath of a suicide, how can managers help their […]

Aftermath of Suicide: How To Help Survivors

Posted by Dennis Potter on November 6, 2014

Author:  Dennis Potter, LMSW, CAADC, ICCS, FAAETS Originally published on the HelpPro blog. The blog looks at how to help survivors in the aftermath of a suicide by looking at the three Universal Reactions to suicide: Guilt, Anger and Grief. To view the original blog post visit the HelpPro Blog Website by clicking here. Click […]

Action Alliance Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention Video

Posted by R3 Administrator on August 20, 2014

R3 Continuum supports workplaces in recovering after the suicide death of an employee.  We also work to help prevent suicide and their devastating impact.  The public-private partnership initiated by the US Surgeon General in 2000 to reduce the suicide death rates. This 12 minute video was produced by the Workplace Task Force to increase suicide prevention […]

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

Posted by R3 Administrator on August 2, 2014

Crisis Care Network is working with the Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) to keep our Consultant Network informed and updated on best practice standards in Suicide Prevention. The SPRC Training Institute provides an array of curricula designed to build capacity for suicide prevention in state, tribal, local, and community-based organizations. These high-quality curricula reflect the […]