Marine and Family Programs Marine Corps Suicide Prevention Program (MCSPP). LCDR Andrew L. Martin, Psy.D. Suicide Prevention Program Manager Headquarters, Marine Corps (M&RA) [email protected] 703-784-9542. Mission and Strategy.
Mission: Year over year reduction in suicides until zero;
Strategy: Leaders foster resilience and encourage Marines to
engage helping services early, before problems
worsen to crisis levels.
USMC Rate per 100,000
Civilian Rate per 100,000
* Last available civilian suicide rate information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Rate adjusted for Marine demographics.
** Includes 1 suspected suicide that has yet to be confirmed by the Armed Forces Medical Examiner.
*** Includes 12 suspected suicides that have yet to be confirmed by the Armed Forces Medical Examiner.
Source: HQMC (MFC-5) 2011Sep01
* Reflects a history of the stressor/risk factor within 1 year of the suicide
Annual Suicide Prevention Training
- Personal resilience
- Peer-to-peer support
- Frontline supervisor intervention
- Command climate management
An Evidence Based Framework….