Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for High Schools

The SAMHSA resource Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for High Schools – 2012 aims to help schools and their partners:

  • Assess their ability to prevent suicide among students and respond to suicides that may occur
  • Understand strategies that can help students who are at risk for suicide
  • Understand how to respond to the suicide of a student or other member of the school community
  • Identify suicide prevention programs and activities that are effective for the needs of individual schools
  • Promote the importance of cultural competence and respond to the needs and cultures of each school’s students

Learn more about SAMHSA’s suicide prevention efforts.

Last Updated: 09/25/2015