Publication - Progress report

Suicide prevention leadership group: second annual report

Published: 30 Sep 2020
From:
Minister for Mental Health
Directorate:
Mental Health Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781800041165

The second annual report of the National Suicide Prevention Leadership Group (NSPLG).

31 page PDF

2.3 MB

31 page PDF

2.3 MB

Contents
Suicide prevention leadership group: second annual report
Footnotes

31 page PDF

2.3 MB

Footnotes

1. Suicide Prevention Action Plan, Scottish Government (2018), available at https://www.gov.scot/publications/scotlands-suicide-prevention-action-plan-life-matters/

2. NSPLG membership, available at: https://www.gov.scot/groups/national-suicide-prevention-leadership-group/

3. Gunnell, D., Appleby, L., Arensman, E., Hawton, K., John, A., Kapur, N., Khan, M., O'Connor, R. C., Pirkis, J., & COVID-19 Suicide Prevention Research Collaboration (2020). ‘Suicide risk and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic’ The Lancet. Psychiatry, 7(6), 468–471. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30171-1

4. National Records of Scotland publications schedule, available at: https://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/statistics-and-data/future-publications/nrs-publication-schedule-changes

5. Full descriptions of actions and NSPLG recommendations are available in appendices B, C, and D

6. Mental Health Improvement and Self Harm and Suicide Prevention Knowledge and Skills Framework

7. Animations available at https://vimeo.com/338176393

8. Animations available at https://learn.nes.nhs.scot/17099

9. Mental Health Foundation, 2020. Support for those bereaved by suicide. A Qualitative Research Study. https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/publications/support-those-beareaved-suicide

Accessed 7th September 2020

10. Visser, V. S. et al., 2014, Evaluation of the effectiveness of a community-based crisis intervention program for people bereaved by suicide. Journal of Community Psychology, 42(1), pp. 19-28.

11. Pfeffer, C. R., et al. 2002. Group intervention for children bereaved by the suicide of a relative. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 41(5), pp. 505-13.

12. This was a joint engagement exercise with work on action 5, support for people in suicidal crisis.

13. Zortea TC, Brenna CTA, Joyce M, McClelland H, Tippett M, Tran MM,  Arensman E, Corcoran P, Hatcher S,  Heisel MJ, Links P, O’Connor RC, Edgar NE, Cha Y, Guaiana G, Williamson E, Sinyor M, Platt S (in press). The impact of infectious disease-related public health emergencies on suicide, suicidal behavior, and suicidal thoughts: A systematic review. Crisis.

14. Gunnell, D., Appleby, L., Arensman, E., Hawton, K., John, A., Kapur, N., Khan, M., O'Connor, R. C., Pirkis, J., & COVID-19 Suicide Prevention Research Collaboration (2020). ‘Suicide risk and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic’ The Lancet. Psychiatry, 7(6), 468–471. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30171-1

15. Gunnell, D., Appleby, L., Arensman, E., Hawton, K., John, A., Kapur, N., Khan, M., O'Connor, R. C., Pirkis, J., & COVID-19 Suicide Prevention Research Collaboration (2020). ‘Suicide risk and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic’ The Lancet. Psychiatry7(6), 468–471. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30171-1

16. Gunnell, D., Appleby, L., Arensman, E., Hawton, K., John, A., Kapur, N., Khan, M., O'Connor, R. C., Pirkis, J., & COVID-19 Suicide Prevention Research Collaboration (2020). ‘Suicide risk and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic’ The Lancet. Psychiatry7(6), 468–471. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30171-1

17. Scottish Suicide Information Database, ‘A profile of deaths by suicide in Scotland 2011-2017’ (2018),  https://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Public-Health/Publications/2018-12-04/2018-12-04-ScotSID-Report.pdf


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