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Advocates from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Visit Nashville to Meet with Lawmakers

02/11/2015

On Wednesday, February 11, 2015, volunteers from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the largest suicide prevention organization in the United States, will visit with lawmakers to encourage them to pass the Kenneth & Madge Tullis, MD, Suicide Prevention Training Act of 2015 – which would require certain mental health professionals to regularly complete a training program in suicide assessment, treatment, and management.

Mental Health First Aid USA announces partnership with AFSP

01/15/2015

Mental Health First Aid launched a partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to roll out more Mental Health First Aid courses to people across the United States with AFSP pledging to train at least 1,000 people by September.