Center for Suicide Prevention Research and Studies (CSPRS)

About Us

Our Team

 Abdoulaye Bah, Ph.D  is a Professor of Sociology and Director of the Suicide Prevention Institute at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri. For the last six years, he has been the principal investigator for the development of a Life Preservation Training course and a Peer Advising System that were funded in part by the Army Research laboratory and the Fort Leonard Wood Institute. In collaboration with ARL, USACHPPM, the Office of the G-1, and WILL Interactive the Institute developed Beyond The Front: An Interactive Life Preservation Training Program.
 Linda Fatkin, M.A.
 Antonio Holland, Ph.D.
 Ché Wilson, M.A. is a research associate at the Institute. She has worked on projects addressing suicide prevention, post traumatic stress disorder, and is currently working on a second suicide prevention project along with a project addressing family violence. Ché is a certified QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) instructor and has completed the Southwest CAPT Substance Abuse Prevention Specialist Training.