For youth between 10-24 years old, suicide is the third leading cause of death.
In this presentation, Dr. Glen Elliot covers the definitions of depression and suicidality, provides an overview of troubled behavior, and discusses some treatment options and resources.
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The Palo Alto Unified School District has produced the Comprehensive Suicide Prevention Toolkit for Schools through a collaborative effort among school and district staff and mental health professionals. The PAUSD toolkit also draws upon evidence-based national and state youth suicide prevention toolkits. Read more ›
A symptom and cause of depression is isolation. Learn more about the importance of community and extracurricular activities in children’s lives. Read more ›
Is depression interfering with learning and school performance, or are school performance and learning issues causing depression? Watch this video to learn Read more ›
Would you recognize the warning signs of teen depression and suicide risk? What this video to learn what you should watch for. Read more ›
Do you know the difference between a depressive mood, a depressive state, and a depressive disorder? How are these related to suicidality? Watch this short video to learn more. Read more ›