The 7 P's of Suicide Prevention

Video Length | 8:17

Video Description

This video highlights areas of suicide prevention that schools can use to help improve their suicide prevention efforts. The 7 P's of Suicide Prevention discussed within the video are:

  1. Policies & Legislation
  2. Prevention
  3. Protocols
  4. Postvention
  5. Protective Messaging
  6. Partnerships
  7. Program Evaluation

While these points are not exhaustive of all components that should be included in a school's suicide prevention efforts, they are a starting point for developing, improving, and modifying suicide prevention plans.

Intended Audience

  • School Administrators
  • Crisis Response Teams
  • School or District Leadership Teams
  • Safety & Security Committees
  • Teams within the school that are tasked with suicide prevention efforts.