Educational Content

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

6 Risk Factors for Suicide in Transgender and Gender Diverse Adults

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

Firearm Safety in Suicide Prevention Efforts

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

Gender Statistics in Suicide Behavior

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

5 Gender-Based Suicide 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...

Greatest Fear of Mental Health Care Providers: Liability in Patient Suicide

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...