Latest Teenage suicide in the United States Stories

2010-12-30 07:00:00

Task Forces Focus on LGBT Youth, American Indians/Alaska Natives, Military/Veterans WASHINGTON, Dec.

2010-09-02 06:40:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 10, 2010, the world recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day. The International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organization (WHO) use this day to focus public attention on the unacceptable burden and costs of suicidal behaviors.

2010-08-23 09:24:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent report issued by the MacArthur Foundation Research Network, one in five teens suffers from a diagnosable mental disorder. Young people with a history of mental disorders face great adversity in life.

2010-08-18 15:25:00

National experts offer insight on suicide as the third-leading cause of death for America's youths ages 15-24 SHEBOYGAN, Wisc., Aug.

2010-06-14 17:46:13

Young men who attempt suicide before age 18 are much more likely as adults to be aggressive toward their girlfriends or wives.

2010-05-18 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Trevor Project, the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, announced today the launch of a national public service announcement (PSA) targeted at LGBTQ youth.

2010-04-08 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) encourages parents to talk with teens about bullying before it's too late.

2010-03-31 11:11:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), working in collaboration with the Ad Council and the Inspire USA Foundation, announced today the launch of a national public service announcement campaign designed to reduce the incidence of suicide and suicide attempts among teens in the United States.

2010-02-05 13:29:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adolescents with suicidal thoughts and elevated depression had stronger and faster reduction of symptoms when treated with family therapy than with standard treatment in the community.

2009-05-09 12:35:00

A new study indicates that teens who drink when they are feeling depressed put themselves at an increased risk of attempting suicide, regardless of whether or not they had previously suffered from suicidal thoughts.