Teen Health Series: Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, 4th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780818059
  • ISBN-13: 9780780818057
  • DDC: 362.280835
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released July 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Provides consumer health information for teens on suicide risk factors, prevention, treatment of depression, and related psychological conditions common in adolescents.  Includes index, resource information and recommendations for further reading.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Suicide Facts and Statistics.
1: Suicide in the United States.
2: Statistics about Suicide in the United States.
3: Suicide Clusters Among Racial/Ethnic Groups.
4: Teen Suicide: Understanding the Risk.
5: After a Suicide Attempt: The Risk of Another Try.
6: Bullying and Suicide Risk.
7: Easy Access to Lethal Means is a Risk Factor.
8: Barriers to Mental Healthcare and Suicide Risk.
9: Teen Copycat Suicides or Contagion.
10: Suicide Among Lgbt Youth.
Psychiatric Disorders and Life-Threatening Behaviors Linked to Suicide Risk.
11: Anxiety Disorders.
12: Depression.
13: Bipolar Disorder.
14: Borderline Personality Disorder, Suicidal Behavior, and Suicidality.
15: Schizophrenia and Suicide.
16: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
17: Abuse of Alcohol and Other Ubstances Increases Suicide Risk.
18: Self-Injury in Teens.
19: Eating Disorders.
Recognizing and Treating Suicidal Ideation.
20: If You Are Considering Suicide…Read This First.
21: My Friend Is Talking about Suicide.
22: Types of Psychotherapy.
23: Going to a Therapist: What to Expect.
24: Addressing Suicidal Ideation in Substance-Use Treatment.
25: Caring for Yourself after a Suicide Attempt.
26: Taking Care of Your Loved One after a Suicide Attempt.
When Someone You Know Dies from Suicide.
27: Surviving Suicide Loss.
28: Bereavement, Grief, and Mourning.
29: Postvention as Prevention.
30: Seeking Professional Grief Counseling.
31: Helping Others Cope with Grief.
Preventing Suicide.
32: What Is Mental Health?.
33: Coping with Stress.
34: Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19.
35: Developing a Positive Self-Image and Self-Esteem.
36: Suicide Prevention: What You Can Do.
37: Preventing Suicide Contagion.
38: Creating Protective Environments.
39: Individual, Family, and Community Connectedness Help Prevent Suicidal Behavior.
40: Teaching Coping and Problem Solving Skills.
41: Identifying and Supporting People at Risk.
42: Strengthening Access and Delivery of Suicide Care.
43: Responsible Reporting of Suicide.
44: Goals of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.
If You Need More Information.
45: Suicide Safe Mobile App.
46: Mobile Apps for Mental Health.
Additional Information about Suicide.