120910057-NPC Suicide Prev a
Landmark Suicide Prevention Strategy to Highlight New Research, Recommended Actions to Prevent Suicide and Identify At-Risk People. The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance) and other leaders from both the public and private sectors released the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention on Monday, September 10, 2012 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The National Strategy for Suicide Prevention, a report of the Surgeon General and the Action Alliance features community-based approaches to curbing the incidence of suicide, details new ways to identify people at risk for suicide, and outlines national priorities for suicide prevention. VA photos by Robert Turtil.