social/emotional assessmenet

The Facts About Suicide
Knowing the facts about suicide can help you effectively advocate for yourself
and others. It helps to discuss this information with others.
Think about the risk factors and protective factors for suicide. Also think about
things that you would and would not do if a friend is thinking about suicide. Write your ideas below:

1. Some risk factors for suicide:
2. Protective factors that reduce the risk of suicide:
3. Actions I would take if a friend mentioned suicide at school:
4. Actions I would take if a friend called me at home and described a detailed
suicide plan:
5. Things I would avoid doing if a friend was thinking about suicide: