Juvenile Justice and the Law


Suicide Prevention in Juvenile Correctional Facilities, from the Suicide Prevention Resource Center:

For administrators and staff who are responsible for creating and/or implementing suicide prevention policies within juvenile detention facilities, including state juvenile correctional administrators, facility directors, mental health directors, and training directors.

National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention

 


The Following Resources are from the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention, Youth in Contact With the Juvenile Justice System Task Force, 2013

 

 

Suicidal Ideation and Behavior among Youth in the Juvenile Justice System: A Review of the Literature

Screening and Assessment for Suicide Prevention: Tools and Procedures for Risk Identification among Juvenile Justice Youth

Guide to Developing and Revising Suicide Prevention Protocols for Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System

Preventing Juvenile Suicide through Improved Collaboration: Strategies for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Agencies

Preventing Suicide: Working With Youth Who Are Justice Involved: Executive Summary

Need to Know: A Fact Sheet Series on Juvenile Suicide: Juvenile Court Judges and Staff

Need to Know: A Fact Sheet Series on Juvenile Suicide: Juvenile Detention and Secure Care Staff

Need to Know: A Fact Sheet Series on Juvenile Suicide: Juvenile Probation Staff