Maine National Guard Suicide Programs

Conference: 2012 Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention — Creating Partnerships: Taking a Collaborative Approach to Advancing Suicide Prevention

Friday, Apr 06, 2012
Augusta Civic Center, Augusta, Maine Workshop/Presentation: B6. Military 101: Barriers to Suicide Prevention
Chaplain Andrew Gibson & Jasmine Cain

An overview of military culture, how this culture inhibits some from seeking intervention against suicide and other behavioral health assistance, and what are some of the stressors that may lead to suicidal ideation and attempt.