Publications on Suicide Prevention for Youth Involved with the Juvenile Justice System

NAAfSPSquareThese nine publications from the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention include essential facts on juvenile suicide and discuss critical program areas and practices such as effective screening, risk assessment, and collaborating with other agencies serving children, particularly those addressing mental health issues. The resources were developed by the Alliance’s Suicide Prevention for Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System Task Force, co-led by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice.