Category Archives: Suicide

National Prevention Week – Suicide

Unfortunately our most recent Pennsylvania Youth Survey  (PAYS) shows that youth in our area are suffering from depression,  38 % of the students said they felt depressed or sad most days in the last twelve months and 23.9% felt life … Continue reading

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Bullying and Suicide Risk in Washington County

Bullying and Suicide Risk The relationship between bullying and suicide risk is well documented in the research literature.  Negative outcomes for both those that bully others and those that are bullied include: depression, anxiety, involvement in interpersonal violence, substance abuse, … Continue reading

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