Understanding and implementing the C-SSRS

The C-SSRS is a questionnaire used for suicide assessment developed by Kelly Posner, PhD, David Brent, MD, Chris Lucas, MD, Madelyn Gould, PhD, MPH, Barbara Stanley, PhD, Greg brown, PhD, Prudence Fisher, PhD, Jaime Zelazny, NR, MPH, Ainsley Burke, PhD, Maria Oquendo, MD, and J. John Mann, MD.

 

 

 

 

 

New interactive training for clinical practice available here

 

***eC-SSRS adopted by Oklahoma
as part of zero suicide agenda***

 

 
Clinical Trials

If you’re involved in clinical trials for a pharmaceutical, or a research firm under contract to one, please click here

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Clinical Practice

eCSSRS-IVRS

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The scale has been successfully implemented across many settings, including schools, college campuses, military, fire departments, the justice system, primary care and scientific research. For a list of settings in which the C-SSRS is currently being used, click here.

The C-SSRS is available in 116 languages

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  • Age: Children, Adolescents, Adults and Older adults
  • Typical administration time: A few minutes
  • Content: Assesses occurrences, types, and severity of suicidal ideation and all types of behavior
Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale
About the C-SSRS
General Information
Psychometric Properties
Where the C-SSRS is Used
eC-SSRS
Translations
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C-SSRS in the News
Links
AFSP
NIMH
CDC
Suicide Hotline
Contact
C-SSRS Information