AFTERMATH: Resources for the Aftermath of a Suicide


General Information on Suicide

American Association of Suicidology

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

SPAN (Suicide Prevention Action Network)

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

For Survivors of Suicide Loss

American Association of Suicidology Survivor Division

Fierce Goodbye: Living in the Shadow of Suicide

Heartbeat: Grief Support Following Suicide

National Survivors of Suicide Day (November)

Out of the Darkness Walks

Suicide Prevention Advocacy

Sibling Survivors

Surviving a Suicide Loss: A Financial Guide

Survivors of Suicide

Books- red titles are for children

Baugher, B. & Joran, J. (2001) After Suicide: Coping With Your Grief.

Bloom, L. (1986) Mourning After Suicide.

Bolton, I. (1991) My Son, My Son: A Guide to Healing After a Suicide in the Family

Carlson, Trudy (1995). Suicide Survivors Handbook.

Chilstrom, C. (1993) Andrew, You Died Too Soon: A Family Experience of Grieving and Living Again.

Clark, S. (1995). After Suicide: Help for the Bereaved.

Collins, J. (2003). Sanity and Grace: A Journey of Suicide, Survival and Strength.

Donnelly, K. (2000). Recovering from the Loss of a Sibling.

Dougy Center (2001) After a Suicide: A Workbook for Grieving Kids.

Ellis, T. A. & Newman, C. F. (1996) Choosing to Live.

Fine, C. (1999) No Time to Say Goodbye: Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One.

Goldman, L. (1996) Breaking the Silence.

Goldman, L. & Goldman, J. (1998) Bart Speaks Out: Breaking the Silence on Suicide (a workbook for young children to journal their feelings about the loss of a loved one to suicide)

Hewett, John (1980). After Suicide.

Jackson, J. (2004) A Handbook for Survivors of Suicide. American Association of Suicidology

Jamison, Kay Redfield (1999). Night Falls Fast.

Joiner, Thomas (2005). Why People Die By Suicide.

Kletter, J. (2001). Trying to Remember, Forced to Forget (My Father's Suicide)

Linn-Gust, M. (2001). Do They Have Bad Days in Heaven?: Surviving the Suicide Loss of a Sibling

McCracken, A. and Semel M.(1999) A Broken Heart Still Beats: After Your Child Dies.

Mehren E. (1997). After the Darkest Hour the Sun Will Shine Again.

Miller, S. (2000). An Empty Chair: Living in the Wake of a Sibling's Suicide.

Murphy, J. (1999) Coping with Teen Suicide.

Parkin, Rebecca (1995). Child Survivors of Suicide: A Guidebook for Those Who Care for Them.

Quinnett, Paul G. (1987). Suicide: The Forever Decision - For Those Thinking About Suicide, and For Those Who Know, Love or Counsel Them.

Rubel, B. (2000). But I Didn't Say Goodbye: For Parents and Professionals Helping Child Suicide Survivors.

Scholz, B. (2002). Our Forever Angel: Surviving the Loss of a Loved One to Suicide.

Stimming, M. & Stimming, M. (1999). Before Their Time: Adult Childrens' Experiences of Parental Suicide

Williams, J. (1998). Cry of Pain: Understanding Suicide and Self-Harm.

Wolfelt, A. (2000). Healing the Grieving Child's Heart - 100 Practical Ideas for Families, Friends and Caregivers.

Wrobleski, Adina (1994). Suicide: Why? 85 Questions and Answers About Suicide.

Wrobleski, Adina (1994). Suicide: Survivors - A Guide for Those Left Behind.