Educational Content

Learn more about suicide risk prevention and treatment with this series of articles and resources

The Challenges of Assessing and Treating Suicidality in Correctional Facilities: A Possible Solution with CAMS-care

The correctional officers (COs) told their supervisor they had had it with Inmate Roy...

6 Risk Factors for Transgender Suicide

Our understanding of how gender affects suicidality was developed when most scholars viewed gender...

Gun Safety and Suicide Prevention

Perhaps you’ve personally known someone, or treated someone, who attempted suicide using a firearm....

Suicide Statistics by Gender

While much progress has been made in recent years in identifying risk factors for...

5 Suicide by Gender Trends Every Healthcare Professional Should Know

While there are hundreds of risk factors for suicide, including highly personalized stressors and...

Mental Health Providers: Top 5 Ways to Limit Malpractice Exposure

Some mental health providers respond to the threat of malpractice by practicing “defensively.” They...

Mental Health Malpractice: Greatest Fear of Care Providers

Mental health providers who work with suicidal patients often worry about getting sued if...

Suicide Malpractice Statistics

Survey data has shown that when patients die by suicide, more than half of...

How to Treat a Suicidal Patient: The 4 Cornerstones of Care

CAMS uses a therapeutic framework for the assessment and treatment of a patient’s suicidal...