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National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Washington, DC)

Preventing Juvenile Suicide through Improved Collaboration: Strategies for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Agencies

This document presents recommendations for effectively preventing suicide among youth in the juvenile justice system.

Screening and Assessment for Suicide Prevention: Tools and Procedures for Risk Identification among Juvenile Justice Youth

This paper explains why the juvenile justice system must use research-based screening and assessment instruments to prevent suicide.

Suicidal Ideation and Behavior among Youth in the Juvenile Justice System: A Review of the Literature

This report presents what is currently known about suicidal ideation and behavior among youth involved in the juvenile justice system is reported.

Guide to Developing and Revising Suicide Prevention Protocols for Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System

This report covers performance-based standards for juvenile correction and detention facilities and a comprehensive suicide prevention program.

Preventing Suicide: Working with Youth Who Are Justice Involved: Executive Summary

This website provides a wealth of resources about preventing justice-involved youth from committing suicide.

Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System Task Force

This website provides research findings, recommendations, and practical tools for juvenile justice and mental health administrators and staff.

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