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Suicide prevention action plan: engagement paper

Published: 8 Mar 2018
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781788516051

This paper invites public comment on proposals for a future suicide prevention action plan.

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Suicide prevention action plan: engagement paper
Footnotes

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Footnotes

1. The new Suicide Prevention Action Plan is due for publication in summer 2018.

2. http://www.samaritans.org/sites/default/files/kcfinder/files/SPR%20final%20WEB.pdf

3. http://www.scotpho.org.uk/health-wellbeing-and-disease/suicide/data/international

4. http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/social-issues-migration-health/health-at-a-glance-europe-2016/suicide_health_glance_eur-2016-12-en

5. https://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Public-Health/Publications/2017-11-14/2017-11-14-ScotSID-Report.pdf

6. See p53 at https://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Public-Health/Publications/2017-11-14/2017-11-14-ScotSID-Report.pdf

7. See p51 at https://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Public-Health/Publications/2017-11-14/2017-11-14-ScotSID-Report.pdf .

8. https://www.samaritans.org/dying-from-inequality/report

9. http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/23356.aspx AND https://www.lgbtyouth.org.uk/news/lifeinscotland

10. The following Actions in the Mental Health Strategy ( http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/03/1750) indicate a broader range of activities, although not overtly related to suicide prevention, that will contribute to reducing the overall rate of suicide: 2 on mental health training in schools; 6 on support for high risk children; 9 on students; 11 on the DBI; 12 on rural isolation; 13 on unscheduled care; 14 on NHS; 15 on workforce; 24; 38 on quality indicator profile that will contain data on population suicide, self harm in unscheduled care, time to follow up from hospital; 39 and 40 on governance.

11. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/07/8431

12. http://www.scotland.police.uk/whats-happening/news/2017/june/policing-2026-strategy-laid-before-scottish-parliament

13. http://www.watersafetyscotland.org.uk/media/1213/scotlands-drowning-prevention-strategy.pdf

14. https://beta.gov.scot/policies/maternal-and-child-health/child-and-adolescent-health-and-wellbeing-action-plan/

15. https://beta.gov.scot/news/reducing-loneliness-and-isolation/

16. http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0049/00493925.pdf

17. https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng53/chapter/Recommendations

18. https://cks.nice.org.uk/self-harm

19. https://cks.nice.org.uk/depression

20. https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/en/publications/implementation-of-mental-health-service-recommendations-in-england-and-wales-and-suicide-rates-19972006-a-crosssectional-and-beforeandafter-observational-study(bc676d2e-7e8c-4d99-a2c2-aaca55fc4156).html

21. http://ihub.scot/spsp/mental-health/

22. http://www.healthcareimprovementscotland.org/our_work/mental_health/suicide_reviews.aspx

23. http://www.dbi.scot/

24. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/03/1750

25. See footnote 2 above

26. http://www.scottishhealthawards.com/2017-winners.html

27. http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/6021.aspx

28. http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/21002.aspx

29. http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/4880.aspx

30. www.breathingspace.scot

31. http://www.breathingspace.scot/living-life/

32. http://www.motherwellfc.co.uk/2016/08/04/suicide-awareness-partnership-launches/

33. http://gamechangerpsp.co.uk/index.html

34. http://breathingspace.scot/news/2018/conversation-cafe/

35. https://www.networkrail.co.uk/communities/safety-in-the-community/safety-campaigns/suicide-prevention/

36. Any action related to social media and online resources should be considered in the context that telecommunications and internet services are reserved to the UK Parliament.

37. http://www.chooselife.net/uploads/documents/195-ChooseLife_NPS_Aberdeen_August2017.pdf

38. https://www.nhsinform.scot/

39. http://www.moodjuice.scot.nhs.uk/aboutsuicide/Suicide.asp

40. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2013/12/7616 The 2013-16 Strategy set out a range of commitments under 5 broad themes - Responding to people in distress; Talking about suicide; Improving the NHS response to suicide; Developing the evidence base; and Supporting change and improvement. An update on this work is available at http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Health/Services/Mental-Health/Suicide-Self-Harm/SPS-IMG/SPSCommitments


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