Model school district policy on suicide prevention

Date: 2014
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Guidelines/Recommendations
Author:  Trevor Project
Publisher:  Trevor Project

This document assists schools in preventing, assessing, intervening  in, and responding to suicidal behavior, This modular, adaptable document will help educators and school administrators implement comprehensive suicide prevention policies in communities nationwide. Includes a fact sheet on the model policy.

Populations:  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender People, Youth
Settings:  Schools
About Suicide:  Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation, Education and Training
Strategies:  Gatekeeper Training, Reduce Access to Means, Postvention, Screening and Assessment, Treatment