Suicide Prevention

(posted 4.19.2017)

Regional Behavioral Health Authorities Youth Suicide Prevention Grant Contacts


The state school security director appointed pursuant to section §79-2,143 shall be responsible for providing leadership and support for safety and security for the public schools. Duties of the director include, but are not limited to:

(7) Overseeing suicide awareness and prevention training in public schools pursuant to section §79-2,146;

Suicide Awareness/Prevention for School Personnel,
(posted 2.18.2015)

13 Reasons Why

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – 2016 Nebraska Fact Sheet

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Risk Factors and Warning Signs

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Model School District Policy

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Suicide Prevention Strategies

National Institute of Mental Health – How Can Suicide Be Prevented?

Nebraska State Suicide Prevention Coalition

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Suicide Prevention: Spotting the Signs and Helping a Suicidal Person

Warning Signs of Suicide

Women’s Health: Preventing Suicide

World Health Organization: Suicide Prevention

Updated September 21, 2017 9:08pm