ANNANDALE, Va. — Last year, two students from the same Fairfax County school — Langley High — killed themselves in the same week. Monday night, suicide was one of the topics as students and parents…
WASHINGTON — The recent suicide of a seventh-grader at a Montgomery County middle school has put the focus on how schools and communities deal with the issue of youth suicides. Karen Kanefield, director of training…
WASHINGTON — A seventh-grade boy died on Monday afternoon after he was found unresponsive in a school bathroom in Montgomery County. A statement from Montgomery County Public Schools says the boy harmed himself at E. Brooke Lee…
A day to recognize those who have taken their own lives has grown internationally.
County school system and CDC invites will invite parents to plot out teen suicide prevention after 10-year spike in suicides.
It used to be the age group most likely to commit suicide was teenagers and
20-somethings. But in recent years there has been a shift.
Alison Malmon envisioned a place where students could talk openly about mental health issues. Now, \”Active Minds\” has a national chapter.
Shedding light on a hidden crisis: Suicides in America and how you can help.
A new social project is hoping to use social media posts to predict suicide among America\’s veterans.
Investigators don\’t know whether a Rockville High School student who was found shot and killed next to her Army recruiter in April was killed or if she committed suicide.
The third-leading cause of death among young people isn\’t disease
or accident — it\’s suicide. And according to the American Foundation for Suicide
Prevention, one happens every 13.7 minutes.
A Frederick County Sheriff\’s Office courthouse deputy is on leave after a member of his family shot herself with his agency-issued firearm
A special committee recommends significant
to Fairfax County Public Schools\’ \”zero