The SafeUT Crisis Text and Tip Line is a statewide service that provides real-time crisis intervention to youth through texting and a confidential tip program – right from your smartphone. Licensed clinicians in our 24/7 CrisisLine call center respond to all incoming chats, texts, and calls by providing:
This article provides information on risk factors, warning signs, and suggested actions to take about teen suicide.
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
Resources for parents and teens to help prevent and understand youth suicide.
Information on the hope4utah campaign that educates teenagers, teachers, and other school faculty to notice suicide tendencies in studetns and help them access the correct care and helpt.
Families and individuals need to know how to get help during a mental health crisis. This website provides a list of Utah Behavioral Health Crisis Lines. Additionally, those in crisis may make use of emergency departments or call 911 to receive help.
Website to provide information for parents to understand and know how to address teen mental illness and suicide.
TEDtalk about the experience of surviving a suicide attempt and the need for better resources for those that attempt suicide and survive