The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide invites you to attend a virtual presentation to discuss some of the difficulties of parenting a teen in challenging times. The evening features an interactive panel of community mental health experts and advocates for you to learn from.
This event is FREE, but pre-registration is required.
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Created by SPTS, Not My Kid: What Every Parent Should Know is a FREE online learning experience that features videos of parents from culturally diverse backgrounds asking mental health professionals a variety of common questions about youth suicide.
Not My Kid includes developmentally appropriate information for youth of all ages including Elementary, Middle and High School-aged youth and Young Adults.
FREE online learning experience designed for:
Elementary, Middle, and High School Faculty and Staff
Non-Faculty and Ancillary Staff
The online classroom presents a whole new set of distractions for students that can ultimately manifest in behavior disruptive to your lesson.
This course will help you develop de-escalation techniques designed to help keep your online lessons running smoothly.
A list of valuable resources for staying mentally strong and safe during the COVID-19 crisis. This article includes resources for youth, parents, and educators/counselors to utilize during this difficult and scary time, such as:
This holiday season we invite you, on behalf of all students, parents, educators, and communities impacted by our programming, to demonstrate your dedication to holistic wellness and to join our family and members of our Board of Directors, as a member of our Guardian Giving Program.
Educators are in a critical but limited role to listen to vulnerable youth, observe warning signs for suicide, and refer or connect students to resources.
SPTS is here to help educators understand this role with an acclaimed online training program that is self-paced, comprehensive—and offered free of charge!
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The mission of the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide is to reduce the number of youth
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide was founded in 2005 by two friends who lost teenaged children to suicide...