News & Highlights

This section presents news and highlights from SPRC and the suicide prevention field. Use the filters on the left to find the following items:

  • Weekly Spark, SPRC’s online newsletter, containing brief news articles, research summaries, announcements, and funding opportunities. Subscribe to the Weekly Spark.
  • Director’s Corner, a monthly column by SPRC leadership and guest authors.
  • From the Field, innovative activities being implemented in states, communities, healthcare organizations, and other settings.

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Director's Corner

2020 End-of-Year Reflection

December 18, 2020
Friends, As you reflect on the past year, what are you most grateful for? We at SPRC are grateful for...
Director's Corner

A New Partnership for Suicide Prevention

September 11, 2020
This Suicide Prevention Month, we have some good news to celebrate: the Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) has been funded...
Director's Corner

Suicide Prevention in Schools: Strategies for COVID-19

August 28, 2020
Addressing the mental health needs of students in school communities is more important than ever before. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the...
Director's Corner

Black Lives Matter in Suicide Prevention

June 26, 2020
In recent weeks, we’ve seen painful reminders of the racism and violence that Black Americans and other communities of color experience on...
Director's Corner

A Look Back at Director’s Corners in 2019

January 03, 2020
About Us: Lived Experience as Lived Expertise The Suicide and Opioid Link: Translating Knowledge into Action Faith Communities as Suicide...