With the suicides of two celebrities over the past two days, this issue is obviously in the news.

Educators can find useful related in information at:

As ’13 Reasons Why’ Returns, Schools Try To Help Students Who Are Thinking Of Suicide from NPR.

Resources for suicide prevention, post-attempt survivors and their families is from TED Talks.

 

“Preventable Tragedies” Is An Important Article To Read About Suicide

What Educators Need to Know About Suicide: Contagion, Complicated Grief, and Supportive Conversations is from Ed Week.

NEW PBS NEWSHOUR VIDEO SEGMENT: “NEARLY 1 IN 5 TEENS SERIOUSLY CONSIDERS SUICIDE. CAN SCHOOLS OFFER RELIEF?”

NEW PBS NEWSHOUR VIDEO: “HOW THE WAY WE TALK ABOUT SUICIDE CAN PREVENT IT FROM HAPPENING AGAIN”

NOT GOOD STATISTIC OF THE DAY: TEEN SUICIDE RATE INCREASES

NEW STUDY REACHES UNSURPRISING CONCLUSION THAT STRONG RELATIONSHIPS AT SCHOOL EQUALS FEWER STUDENT SUICIDES

Teens are increasingly depressed, anxious, and suicidal. How can we help? is from Vox.

TERRIBLE STATISTIC OF THE DAY – SUICIDES INCREASE AMONG TEENS