A Suicide Prevention Program for Adventist Schools
An epidemic of teenage suicide necessitates a comprehensive approach that involves the family, school, and community resources. The pressures and changes experienced in adolescence contribute to this problem. Suicidal teens perceive themselves to be helpless,...
About Teen Suicide
Grade 7-Grade 12
A clear overview of the topic with links to related articles and additional resources.
Adolescent and School Health
CDC provides resources on adolescent and school health. Health topics include: alcohol and other drugs; asthma; crisis preparedness & response; food allergies; food safety; health disparities; infectious diseases; injury & violence; mental health;...
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
This 24/7 toll-free suicide prevention service is available to anyone in suicidal crisis in the USA. Call 1-800-273-8255 for immediate help.
Preventing Adolescent Suicide - The Role of the School
Beginning with reference to a personal encounter with suicide in her family, Dora Clarke-Pine examines the sensitive topic of teen suicide by discussing risk factors, warning signs, and suicide prevention. Elements of prevention covered in this article include...
Suicide - Medline Plus
Comprehensive coverage of topic with links to articles, research reports and statistics, helps and hotlines, and links re suicide in children, teenagers and seniors.
Suicide - What you should know
Judy Cushman provides information, warning signs, facts, and myths regarding suicide. She also talks about what the attitude of an Adventist should be towards suicide.
Suicide and the Bible
Commenting on cases of suicide in the Bible, Rodriguez takes a look at how we should relate to the suicide of loved ones, as well as the contemplation of it in our own minds.
Suicide Mortality Among Students in South Korea - An Extended Discussion
"This paper extends discussion from a previous work examining the rise in rate of suicide in South Korea from 1985 to the present time, factors that have contributed to this occurrence, and possible solutions to this societal problem."
To Write Love on Her Arms
This non-profit movement is "dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery."
Understanding Suicide - Warning Signs, Prevention, and Coping with Loss
Suicide is an ever-increasing option for students in pain. This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention seminar includes information about loss by suicide from both a personal and school perspective. An...