Safety and Crisis Planning

Videos and Podcasts

Dr. David Jobes discusses the science behind suicide-specific brief interventions. 

Videos and Podcasts

Dr. Vince Watts, director of the VA Interprofessional Fellowship in Patient Safety, gives insight on the process of creating collaborative safety plans.

Webinars and Presentations

Suicide and drug overdose deaths in the United States, regardless of age or race, have increased since...

Articles and Readings

In this episode, Rocky Mountain MIRECC for VA Suicide Prevention speaks with ...

Implementation Tools

The Rocky Mountain MIRECC for Suicide Prevention, part of the Department of Veterans Affairs, is offering...

Articles and Readings

A concise explainer of the research base for the Engage element of the...

Articles and Readings

Stanley, B., & Brown, G. (2012). Safety Planning Intervention: A brief intervention to mitigate suicide risk. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 19(2), 256–264....

Articles and Readings

Knox, K., Stanley, B., Currier, G., Brenner L, Ghahramanlou-Holloway M., & Brown G. (2012). An emergency department-based brief intervention for veterans at risk for suicide...

Implementation Tools

A fill-in-the-blank template for developing a safety plan with a patient who is at increased risk for a...

Implementation Tools

This quick guide for clinicians may be used to develop a safety plan—a prioritized written list of coping...

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