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Suicide Toolkit

New Directions can help you when you or one of your staff identifies that a patient exhibits warning signs for suicide. The tools below can help you develop and implement a suicide prevention strategy for your organization and support the patient in accessing needed interventions.

Screening Tools

Ask Suicide-Screening Questions (ASQ) Toolkit Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) Additional screening tools >

Provider Resources

SAMHSA - Suicide Prevention in Primary Care Suicide Prevention Toolkit for Primary Care Practices Zero Suicide New Directions Depression Toolkit Additional educational articles >

Patient Resources

Health Resource Library
You can help members access the resources they need by calling our Care Management Services or instructing them to call the number on the back of their insurance card.


Screening Tools
PCP Consult Line
Care Management Services
Coordination of Care
Mental Health Awareness Materials
Behavioral Health Integration


Suicide Prevention
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Substance Use Disorder
Pain Management