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SAMHSA’s Award-Winning Newsletter
May/June 2009, Volume 17, Number 3 

Suicide Prevention Resources

At a Glance: Suicide Prevention Initiatives within the Department of Health and Human Services provides an overview of the suicide prevention initiatives within HHS.


SAMHSA Suicide Prevention Grantees

  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • University of Guam
  • State University of New York
  • Northeastern Illinois University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
  • George Washington University
  • University of Oregon University of California
  • Blue Mountain Community College
  • Howard University
  • Syracuse University
  • Pace University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Columbia College, Chicago
  • Daytona Beach Community College
  • Keene State College
  • Arizona State University
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • University of North Texas
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette
  • University of Puerto Rico, Cayey
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy
  • Oklahoma State University, Okmulgee
  • State University of New York, Buffalo
  • City College of New York
  • Connecticut College
  • Mississippi State University, Meridian
  • Ohio State University
  • University of North Dakota
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Saint Peter’s College
  • Western Michigan University
  • Regis University
  • Wright State University
  • University of Wyoming
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Trinity Christian College
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • University of Nebraska, Kearney
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
  • Georgia Southern University
  • Utah Valley State College
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • University of South Carolina at Columbia
  • University of Texas-Pan American University of Memphis
  • University of Utah
  • Marquette University
  • University of Maryland, College Park
  • Universidad del Turabo, Suagm
  • Linn State Technical College
  • California State University, Fullerton
  • Arizona State University, Tempe
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Maine, Orono
  • Trinidad State Junior College
  • University of North Carolina, Greensboro
  • California State University, Long Beach
  • State University of New York, Stony Brook
  • Tufts University, Medford
  • State University of New York, Albany
  • Pennsylvania State University, Altoona
  • Texas College
  • University of California, Berkeley

Previously in SAMHSA News

President’s Budget

President’s Budget

FY2010 Budget sustains critical programs.

  Treatment Improvement  
Addressing Suicidal Thoughts & Behaviors

Addressing Suicidal Thoughts & Behaviors

From CSAT, TIP 50 offers guidance to substance abuse counselors on how to help clients who may be in crisis.

  Medication-Assisted Treatment  
Buprenorphine: Guide for Nurses

Buprenorphine: Guide for Nurses

Specific guidance for nurses and nurse care managers.

Methadone Safety

Methadone Safety

Safe use of methadone, a medication for opioid addiction, is the focus of a new campaign.

  Data on Depression  
MDE and Youth

MDE and Youth

In 2007, 2 million adolescents had a major depressive episode.

MDE and Adults

More than 16 million adults struggle with depression.

  Focus on Children  
Mental Health Awareness Day

Mental Health Awareness Day

Eight young people take center stage in a celebration of the arts as a way to cope with mental health problems. Photo Gallery.

Data on Children, Parents, Drugs

More than 8.3 million children lived with a parent who was dependent on or abused alcohol or drugs during the past year.

  Women’s Behavioral Health  
Mental Health Publications

Mental Health Publications

“Action Steps” for professionals and “What It Means To You” for consumers are available to order.

Pregnancy & Substance Abuse

Pregnancy & Substance Abuse

How much are alcohol and drugs used during pregnancy and after childbirth?

  Recovery Month  
20th Anniversary Includes TV Spots, PSAs

20th Anniversary Includes TV Spots, PSAs

With a few months to go, the Recovery Month Web site offers flyers, banners, and more.

  Also in this Issue  
PRISM Awards

PRISM Awards

Celebrating excellence in Hollywood. Photo Gallery.

ADDERALL® & College Students

ADDERALL® & College Students

Full-time college students are twice as likely to use Adderall® nonmedically.

Real Warriors Campaign

Real Warriors Campaign

Helping service members break through stigma to ask for help.

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