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Uniting for Suicide Postvention
Suicide prevention is a commonly used and understood term. However not everyone recognizes suicide postvention. Suicide postvention builds upon prevention efforts by providing immediate and ongoing support to those impacted by a suicide loss.
Postvention is critical for healing after suicide. Uniting for Suicide Postvention (USPV) provides resources and support for everyone touched by suicide loss. Check out our USPV sections to learn more.
Given their line of work, providers may experience the suicide loss of one of their patients. Check out the Providers’ section to learn more about the personal and professional impacts of suicide loss.
It is common to know someone who has died by suicide. Check out the Community section to learn more about suicide loss, including ways to find and provide support.
When suicide loss touches a workplace, it is critical to support employees. Check out the Workplace section to learn more about how suicide postvention fits into the workplace.