Suicide (K-12)

  1. American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
    1. Suicide Statistics
  2. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
    1. 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
    2. Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for High Schools
    3. A Journey Toward Health & Hope
    4. Bullying Prevention and Suicide Prevention for Schools: A Digital Approach (video)
  3. 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
    1. Media Resources
  4. Safe2Help Illinois
  5. Illinois State Board of Education
    1. Illinois Youth Suicide Prevention Toolkit: A Reference for Administrators, Counselors, Teachers, and Staff
  6. Suicide Prevention Resource Center
    1. Schools
      1. Middle School
      2. High School
    2. Preventing Suicide: The Role of High School Teachers
    3. Suicide Prevention Resources for Teens
    4. Making the Connection: Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors and Academic Grades
    5. Suicide among Children and Early Adolescents
    6. Risk Factors among Adolescents
    7. 6 Myths about Suicide that Every Parent and Educator Should Know
    8. Making Educators Partners in Youth Suicide Prevention: ACT on FACTS
    9. After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools
  7. National Association of School Psychologists
    1. Preventing Youth Suicide
  8. Sandy Hook Promise
    1. Know the Signs Programs
  9. JED Foundation
  10. The Trevor Project
    1. Preventing Suicide Among LGBTQ+ Young People
    2. National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health 2021
    3. Model School District Policy on Suicide Prevention: Model Language, Commentary, and Resources
  11. Sources of Strength
  12. 13 Reasons Why Toolkit
  13. National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
    1. Guidelines for Schools Responding to a Death by Suicide
    2. Psychological First Aid for Students & Teachers
    3. Sample Letter Templates for Notification
    4. Teacher Training Module: Supporting Grieving Students in Schools
  14. Youth Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention: 2017 Resource Guide