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Build a Safety Plan: Video

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Build a Safety Plan: Video
Share this video to raise awareness of the importance of building a safety plan before a moment of crisis.
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Post Copy - Facebook: A safety plan can be a valuable tool to help those in crisis. Here are six steps to create a safety plan, including identifying warning signs, coping strategies, and trusted resources. Remember to include the #988Lifeline in your plan, too – anyone can call, text, or chat 988 at any time.

Post Copy - X (Twitter)/Threads: Before a crisis, make a safety plan: identify warning signs, coping strategies, people/places that can be a distraction, someone to ask for help, & professionals to contact. Remember anyone can call, text, or chat 988 at any time. There is hope. #988Lifeline

Post Copy - Instagram: #DYK creating a safety plan can help during a crisis? Talk with a counselor, provider, or someone you trust and create a plan. Remember that the #988Lifeline is available for anyone 24/7/365. No judgment. Just help. If you or someone you know needs support now, call or text 988 or chat 988lifeline.org.

Post Copy - LinkedIn: Safety plans can be a valuable tool for #clinicians, #HCPs, and other #mentalhealth providers to help those ahead of a crisis. In six steps, you can help someone identify warning signs, coping strategies, trusted resources, and more to support them during a crisis. Remember to include the #988Lifeline in your plan, too – anyone can call, text, or chat 988 at any time.

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Build A Safety Plan (MP4 | 51 MB)

Build A Safety Plan Caption File (SRT | 2.6 MB)

 Build A Safety Plan for Vision Impaired (Audio Description) (MP4 | 94 MB)

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