TABLE 2

Resources for Families

OrganizationWeb SiteInformation
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrywww.aacap.org/cs/root/facts_for_families/teen_suicideFacts for families, available in multiple languages
American Academy of Pediatricswww.aap.org/advocacy/childhealthmonth/prevteensuicide.htmQuestions for parents to assess their teens
National Alliance on Mental Illnesswww.nami.org/Content/ContentGroups/Helpline1/Teenage_Suicide.htmAdditional resources and book suggestions for families
National Suicide Prevention Lifelinewww.suicidepreventionlifeline.org24-h hotline; 1-800-273-TALK (8255) (English) or 1-888-628-9454 (Spanish)