Youth Suicide Prevention

Pilot Studies to Detect and Prevent Suicide Behavior, Ideation and Self-Harm in Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System (R34 Clinical Trial Required)

This initiative supports research to test the effectiveness of combined strategies to both detect and intervene to reduce the risk of suicide behavior, suicide ideation, and non-suicidal self-harm (NSSI) by youth in contact with the juvenile justice system.

Detecting and Preventing Suicide Behavior, Ideation and Self-Harm in Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System (R01- Clinical Trial Required)

This initiative supports research to test the effectiveness of combined strategies to both detect and intervene to reduce the risk of suicide behavior, suicide ideation, and non-suicidal self-harm (NSSI) by youth in contact with the juvenile justice system.

Detecting and Preventing Suicide Behavior, Ideation and Self-Harm in Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System (R01- Clinical Trial Required)

This initiative supports research to test the effectiveness of combined strategies to both detect and intervene to reduce the risk of suicide behavior, suicide ideation, and non-suicidal self-harm (NSSI) by youth in contact with the juvenile justice system.

Resource: Ask Suicide-Screening Questions Toolkit

This free resource can help nurses and physicians in settings like emergency departments, inpatient medical/surgical units, and outpatient clinics/primary care successfully identify youth at risk for suicide.

Report: Suicide Clusters within American Indian and Alaska Native Communities: A Review of the Literature and Recommendations

This report examines what is known about suicide clusters within AI/AN populations and uses that information to provide recommendations for stakeholders working to prevent and contain suicide clusters within AI/AN communities.

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Resource: Preventing Suicide: A Technical Package of Policy, Programs, and Practices

This technical package describes seven science-based strategies that communities and states can use in their suicide prevention efforts.