Breaking down barriers: Using youth suicide-related surveillance data from state systems

Date: 2017
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Report
Author:  Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
Publisher:  Education Development Center (EDC)

These materials assist state Garrett Lee Smith grantees in exploring the opportunities and barriers they face in accessing and using suicide surveillance data from three youth-serving state systems: juvenile justice, child welfare, and public behavioral health. Data from these systems are important for planning, building political and community support, quality improvement, and measuring impact.

Populations:  Youth
Settings:  Behavioral Health Care, Justice System, Juvenile Justice System, Foster Care
Planning and Implementing:  Finding and Using Data