Special Resource Material Developed by the Center

Title: Suicide Prevention in Schools

Description: Policy makers remain in conflict over whether schools should play a institutionalized role in preventing student suicide. This brief highlights two other major related questions that are at issue: >Does suicide education stigmatize some students & increase that risk of suicide ideation? >Should schools be involved in monitoring students identified as suicidal risks?

Access at:   http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/pdfdocs/policyissues/suicide.pdf  55kb; 6pp