September is National Suicide Prevention and National Recovery Month

by Mescalero Apache Tribe | September 8, 2020 10:46 am

September is both:  

SAMHSA is offering free recovery-focused webinars each Thursday this month:[1] 


  1. There are many pathways to recovery
  2. Recovery is self-directed and empowering
  3. Recovery involves a personal recognition of the need to change and transformation
  4. Recovery is holistic
  5. Recovery has cultural dimensions
  6. Recovery exists on a continuum of improved health and wellness
  7. Recovery emerges from hope and gratitude
  8. Recovery involves a process of healing and self-redefinition
  9. Recovery involves addressing discrimination and transcending shame and stigma
  10. Recovery is supported by peers and allies
  11. Recovery involves (re) (re)joining and (re)building a life in the community
  12. Recovery is a reality 

Recovery emerges from hope.  – see more from[2] 

Suicide prevention and intervention resources: 

I encourage you to add their number into your phone and label the contact CRISIS in case you need to share it/ help someone: 855-662-7474

Equity & Anti-Racism[3]
  3. Equity & Anti-Racism:

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