Parent Handout: When a Child's Friend Attempts Suicide

Provided by the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide, this printable handout provides parents with information on how to talk to their kids when a friend or classmate has attempted or committed suicide. It includes suggestions for how to approach the subject with empathy and understanding, and provides a detailed 6-step walkthrough of how parents can answer the different questions kids might pose when faced with this scenario.
Updated on: September 10, 2018
6 |
7 |
8 |
9 |
10 |
11 |
Teaching Strategies:

The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide, Inc.

Provided in partnership with The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide. The mission of the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide is to reduce the number of youth suicides and attempted suicides by encouraging public awareness through the development and promotion of educational training programs.
Join TeacherVision today

Spend more time teaching and less time searching.
Get full, ad-free access to all our learning resources—curated and vetted by teachers
and curriculum specialists—for one-low price.

Sign Up Sign Up

Special Offer: Get 50% off unlimited, ad-free access

Use special offer code 2020 at checkout to get half off a premium membership of full access and unlimited downloads.

Get Started

Select from a monthly, annual, or 2-year membership plan. All plans include a 7-day trial. Cancel anytime.
Learn more about Premium