AAS is dedicated to bringing you the most up-to-date and leading edge resources for suicide prevention, research, advocacy, and support for media professionals in reporting on these topics.

Toolkits and Briefs

Suicide Reporting Recommendations: Media as Partners in Suicide Prevention

Suicide and Social Media: A Tipsheet for Parents and Providers

AAS’s committee and workgroup efforts are creating leading-edge, evidence based resources for our members and mental health professionals on a national scale. Checkout our committees to learn more about how to become involved.

Suicide Prevention Month

AAS’s Suicide Prevention Month campaign, #AAS365, highlights the need to raise awareness, support effective treatment, and advocate for research funding at the scale of the problem all year long. We offer a variety of resources for the month, including a local event calendar, toolkits for creating press releases, tips on writing op-eds for your local paper and so much more.

Transcendent Podcast

A podcast series produced by AAS highlighting the future of suicide prevention, possibilities for the intersection of technology with the field, and taking a look at the impact of increasingly effective prevention efforts. Co-hosted by Beau Pinkham, Crisis Intervention Director for the Crisis Center of Johnson County, Chair of the AAS Technology and Innovation committee, and Chris Maxwell, Communications Coordinator for AAS.

Downloadable Graphics

Spread awareness and support by sharing these social media graphics, printable posters, infographics and much more.

Firearms and Suicide Infographic

Firearms and Suicide Infographic (Web Version)