Suicide Prevention & Intervention Strategies (Grades 6-8)

Youth Suicide Risk (Grades 6-8)
Suicide Prevention & Intervention Strategies (Grades 6-8)

Suicides can often be prevented with the proper intervention and support. In this module, we provide students with the encouragement to speak up about suicide and mental health issues - along with the many, specific resources they can use to get the help they - or a friend - needs.

Variants:
  1. Grades 6-8 - 5 minutes
    This version is designed for students in grades 6-8.
Course Authors
Scott Poland, Ed.D.
Scott Poland, Ed.D, is a nationally recognized expert on school bullying, youth violence, suicide intervention, self injury, school safety, threat assessment, parenting and the delivery of psychological services in schools. He is a Co-Director in the Suicide and Violence Prevention Office at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Poland is the former president of the National Association of School Psychologists.