DEPRESSION AND SUICIDE

Activity

Self Quiz

Time of Year

May – SADD Calendar
Any time of year

Summary

Every 17 minutes, someone in America commits suicide, and for every completed suicide, there are approximately 25 attempts. These sobering statistics from the American Association of Suicidology illustrate the increasing need for suicide awareness and prevention.

Objective

To promote awareness about the issue
of suicide and help students assess their mental status

What to do

  1. Click here to download the Self Quiz. Photocopy the Self Quiz.
  2. Distribute the quiz to students along with the Warning Signs handout, which you can download by clicking here.

 

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