A high school counselor’s leadership in providing school-wide screenings for depression and enhancing suicide awareness.
Erickson, A.~~Abel, N.
The prevalence of mental health issues and suicidal thoughts and actions among school-aged children and adolescents is a serious issue. This article examines the scope of the problem nationwide and provides a brief overview of the literature regarding the effectiveness of school-wide screening programs for depression and suicide risk.
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