Managing Suicidal Behavior in Substance Use Treatment

A discussion on how to identify and address suicidal thoughts and behaviors among people with substance use disorders.

This 90-minute video discusses the connection between suicidal behavior and substance use, including risk factors, warning signs, and follow-up care. Developed in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the video adapts content from the SAMHSA publication TIP 50: Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment – 2015. Visit SAMHSA's YouTube channel to access a version of Managing Suicidal Behavior in Substance Use Treatment with closed captioning and a transcript.

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Publication Year
2011

Author
SAMHSA
Last Updated: 04/19/2016