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Suicide Prevention

Read: Student Takes Own Life at a Lyons (Illinois) Middle School

Student Takes Own Life at a Lyons (Illinois) Middle School

Police do not believe the student had any intention to carry out a mass shooting and no students or faculty members were injured.

Read: Stoneman Douglas Students Protest Lack of Mental Health Support

Stoneman Douglas Students Protest Lack of Mental Health Support

While some students believe the school could be doing more, a crisis expert says the district has done all they can to facilitate their resources.

Read: 2 Stoneman Douglas Survivors, 1 Sandy Hook Parent Take Own Lives

2 Stoneman Douglas Survivors, 1 Sandy Hook Parent Take Own Lives

One survivor was close friends with a Parkland shooting victim and her parents believe their daughter was dealing with survivor’s guilt.

Read: Mental Health is a School Safety Priority for Texas Lawmakers

Mental Health is a School Safety Priority for Texas Lawmakers

Legislators have made the push towards improving mental health resources for Texas children in order to prevent mass shootings.

Read: Instagram Bans Self-Harm Images After Teen’s Suicide

Instagram Bans Self-Harm Images After Teen’s Suicide

Facebook, which owns Instagram, will use its image recognition technology to help the social media app implement its new self-harm policy.

Read: Study Links Youth Suicide and Gun Owning Households

Study Links Youth Suicide and Gun Owning Households

Every day, an average of three youths between the ages of 10 and 19 die by firearm-related suicide, according to the study.

Read: Hillsborough SRO Confesses to Killing Wife, Daughter, Granddaughter

Hillsborough SRO Confesses to Killing Wife, Daughter, Granddaughter

The six-year-old granddaughter was a student at Valrico Elementary School where her grandfather worked as a school resource officer.

Read: Suicide Risk Assessment Solution Launched in 11 Montana Hospitals

Suicide Risk Assessment Solution Launched in 11 Montana Hospitals

Critical access hospitals in Montana are now able to screen every adult patient entering their emergency departments with a single standardized assessment.

Read: New Calif. Law Says Schools Must Update and Review Suicide Policies

New Calif. Law Says Schools Must Update and Review Suicide Policies

California governor has passed a new law that requires schools to update and review their suicide policies to support student mental health.

Read: Study: 1 in 5 College Students Contemplate Suicide

Study: 1 in 5 College Students Contemplate Suicide

A recent study shows that college students are feeling more stress and anxiety than ever, leading to suicidal thoughts or deciding to harm themselves.

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