#StayAliveNow

SUICIDE PREVENTION

If you, a family member, loved one, friend, or someone you know is having a suicidal crisis or thoughts, please call the national suicide prevention lifeline: 1-800-273-8255. This suicide prevention hotline is available 24/7. We can all help prevent suicide. Below are some resources curated by the STAY ALIVE team to help anyone with risk factors of suicide.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1.800.273.TALK 

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

www.afsp.org/find-support/resources

National Institute of Mental Health

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/suicide-prevention/index.shtml

Hotline for LGBT Youth

866.488.7386  

www.thetrevorproject.org/#sm.000f2o4d1xk8dh211uo21n6e4980o

Hotline For Transgender People

U.S.: 877.565.8860 

Canada: 877.330.6366

www.translifeline.org

Alliance of Hope for Suicide Loss Survivors

www.allianceofhope.org

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

https://adaa.org/

The Recovery Village

https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/mental-health

Substance Abuse & Suicide Guide

www.drugrehab.com/guides/suicide-risks

The Rehap Spot

https://www.rehabspot.com/treatment/co-occurring-disorders/Suicide/

COMMUNITY

How Do You Build Friendships And Form Community?

www.quora.com/How-do-you-build-friendships-and-form-community

How Do You Create A Community?

www.quora.com/How-do-you-create-a-community

Meetup.com (35 million users)

Opportunities for Involvement: Books & Writing, Entrepreneurship & Career, Community Events, Dance, Education, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Hobbies, Games, Music, Languages, Politics, Outdoor & Adventure, Religion & Spirituality, Parenting, Pets, Photography, Sci-Fi, Socializing, Sport & Recreation, Tech, Volunteering, etc. https://www.meetup.com

FRIENDSHIPS

How To Build Better Friendships in 10 Simple Steps

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/how-to-build-better-friendships-in-10-simple-steps_us_5972f195e4b0545a5c31003f

 

How Do You Build A Friendship?

www.quora.com/How-do-you-build-a-friendship-1

Five Practices for Developing Deep Friendships, Part 1

www.intervarsity.org/blog/five-practices-developing-deep-friendships-part-1

10 Ways to Make (and Keep) Friendships as an Adult

www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/friendship-20/201605/10-ways-make-and-keep-friendships-adult

Making Good Friends

www.helpguide.org/articles/relationships-communication/making-good-friends.html

 

 

VOLUNTEERING

 

Volunteer Match

www.volunteermatch.org

Idealist 

www.idealist.org/en/?type=VOLOP

Points of Light

www.pointsoflight.org

 

 

ANIME

How Do You Make Friends At Anime/Manga Conventions?

www.quora.com/How-do-you-make-friends-at-anime-manga-conventions

Why Are So Many Autistic People Obsessed With Anime?

reelrundown.com/animation/Why-Are-Autistic-People-Drawn-to-Anime

How to Get Over an Anime Addiction

www.wikihow.com/Get-Over-an-Anime-Addiction

 

 

AUTISM SPECTRUM

Making (and Keeping) Friends: A Model for Social Skills Instruction 

www.iidc.indiana.edu/pages/Making-and-Keeping-Friends-A-Model-for-Social-Skills-Instruction

Helping Your Child To Make Friends

www.autism-help.org/communication-autism-making-friends.htm

LGBT LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER

5 Ways To Build Your LGBT Community After College

https://www.pride.com/lgbt/2016/9/16/5-ways-build-your-lgbt-community-after-college

How Do I Find LGBT Friends, Especially When I’m Extremely Shy And Socially Awkward? 

everyoneisgay.com/how-do-i-find-lgbt-friends

Meetup – LGBT Community

www.meetup.com/topics/lgbtfriends

SENIORS

How to Make Friends in a Retirement Community

www.aarp.org/home-family/friends-family/info-2018/making-friends-retirement-community.html

Creating Your Own Retirement Community

www.forbes.com/sites/nextavenue/2015/03/09/creating-your-own-retirement-community/#68d2bdd15e66

PHARMACEUTICAL THERAPEUTIC TREATMENT RESOURCES

American Society of Ketamine Practitioners – Directory

www.askp.org

U.S. Providers of Ketamine Therapy for Depression, Bipolar, PTSD and Other Mood Disorders - Directory www.ketamineadvocacynetwork.org/provider-directory

GRADUATE PSYCHOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAMS

POTENTIAL FOR LOW-COST THERAPY

 

American Psychological Association Internship Programs

www.apa.org/ed/graduate/internship-directory.pdf

Association pf Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers

Internship And Postdoctoral Programs In Health Service Psychology

www.appic.org/Portals/0/downloads/APPIC%20DoL%202017-2018%20-%20May%20update.pdf

FACEBOOK RESOURCES

Suicide Prevention

https://www.facebook.com/safety/wellbeing/suicideprevention/forme

International Association for Suicide Prevention

https://www.facebook.com/IASPinfo

VETERANS SUPPORT

Wounded Warrior Mentor Program

http://wwmp.us/wounded-warrior-support/health-care/suicide-prevention

ONLINE PSYCHOTHERAPY

Talk Space

https://www.talkspace.com

Breakthrough

www.breakthrough.com

Better Help

https://www.betterhelp.com 

Regain

www.regain.com

My Therapist

www.mytherapist.com 

 

MARK GOULSTON Resources

Why People Kill Themselves - Part 2: It’s Not Depression

https://medium.com/@mgoulston/why-people-kill-themselves-its-not-depression-44113406ac79

The Road Back from Hell - for Veterans

The Road Back from Hell 

Save the Life of Your Child - for Parents

Save the Life of Your Child

UCLA Explores Death, Suicide

 

What Your Teenager Who Won’t Talk To You, Wants You To Know!

http://youtu.be/FDIBQr_4C4Q

KEVIN HINES Resources

The Art of Wellness

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaAelpJCpnYOo-1sIU9fu9O8OZbXN3sDO

www.TheKevinHinesStory.com  

Suicide – The Ripple Effect

http://www.kevinhinesstory.com/suicide-the-ripple-effect/

For every one death by suicide at the very least 115 people are directly impacted.

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/suicide-the-ripple-effect-a-film-about-life-a-film_us_598454c1e4b0bd82320296cd