Table of Contents At a Glance.................................................................................................................1 Introduction................................................................................................................2 Proactively Developing a Suicide Response Plan..................................................3 Checklist for After a Suicide.....................................................................................4 Crisis Response Team ...............................................................................................6 Crisis Response Communication Plan.....................................................................7 Get the Facts First......................................................................................................7 Missing Resident........................................................................................................8 Informing the Emergency Contact Person.............................................................9 Sharing the News.......................................................................................................11 Helping Residents Cope...........................................................................................16 Supporting Faculty and Staff ...................................................................................17 Working with the Community..................................................................................18 Memorialization.........................................................................................................18 Online Memorial Pages and Social Media..............................................................20 Media and the Press..................................................................................................20 Moving Forward.........................................................................................................21