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Model School District Policy on Suicide Prevention: Model Language, Commentary, and Resources - Suicide is the third leading cause of death among American kids aged 10 to 19, but some school districts don't have policies and procedures in place to prevent, intervene or respond to suicide. This modular tool can be used to implement and amend policies, complement existing state law or be paired with other policies and programs that support emotional and behavioral well-being of youth. (The Trevor Project, American School Counselor Association, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and NASP, February 2014)...

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