Find support resources for individuals, schools, organizations and communities who are coping with a death by suicide.

Postvention

Postvention

Postvention is defined as actions taken after a death by suicide. This section contains many best practice resources and information for use in a variety of environments to ensure careful and sensitive care for families and communities impacted by a death by suicide.

Grief

Grief

This section provides information and resources for supporting those who have lost a loved one by death by suicide.   Find Texas-based support groups, guidelines and additional information for the grieving process. 


More Information

For more information on postvention for family and friends, see Part 3B in “Coming Together to Care, A Suicide Prevention and Postvention Toolkit for Texas Communities,” http://texassuicideprevention.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/24215-Mental_Health_09_Suicide_Prev_Book_Complete_FINAL.pdf

Also see our Information Library section, titled ,”After a Suicide,” with more information on the topic.

Postvention Check-List