Over the years, we have conducted extensive R&D to make the most viable and innovative suicide prevention tool on the market.
Some of our studies are detailed below
2016 Beta Pilot study
Availability Sample | Summary Findings
Reported the use of the app to be Extremely Easy
Reported they Liked the overall design of the app
Reported that they felt the app to be Useful
Reported the information in the app was Easily Understood
Strongly Agreed they could implement a safety plan based on their experience with the app
Reported feeling Challenged in completing the assessment
Reported feeling Comfortable after practicing the assessment 3 times
Reported that they felt the reports were Accurate
Reported that they Liked the response plans for each concern identified
Agreed SPA increased their knowledge of screening for self-harm & suicide
Agreed SPA increased their knowledge of responding to self-harm & suicide
Of the sample were on Active Duty in the United States military
Of the sample were a Veteran of the United States military
Of the sample identified as LGBTQ
Of the sample were between Ages 25 - 34
Of the sample held a bachelors degree or higher
2017 Aggregated Social Media Surveys
Q: Should professionals use a standardized screening measure for suicide?
I DONT KNOW
2018 Availability Sample | Summary Findings
Participants in this sample that had any professional training in the medical or mental health field, as well as any individual with personal preexisting experience with suicide, were ruled out through pre-study qualifiers.
Reported that theyLiked the app
Reported that theyDisliked the app
Said they would recommend the app to another person
Said they would NOTrecommend the app
Reported the app increased their knowledge of self-harm and suicide
After completing 1 sample assessment, reported the following as the most important questions to ask someone they would be concerned about:
Are you thinking about suicide?
Do you have a plan?
Do you have access to means?
*93% identified the 3 questions above after conducting 3 sample assessments.