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Teachers: How to Recognize Signs and Symptoms of Suicide in the Classroom

RECOGNIZING POSSIBLE SUICIDAL BEHAVIOR IN THE CLASSROOM

2013 Kansas Youth SuicidePrevention Statewide Summit Handouts: Liz McGinnis

The signs and symptoms of depression and suicidal behavior in adolescents are often observable behaviors first noticed by school personnel. The following lists common changes in classroom behavior, which may reflect serious depression and/or suicidal behavior.