Suicide and School Violence - University of North Florida

Suicide and School Violence - University of North Florida

Suicide and School Violence Michelle Medows Lindsay Hogan Legal/Ethical 2004 Suicide Statistics Suicide is the third leading cause of death for people between that ages of 15 and 24. 10%-15% of all adolescents attempt suicide. Between 50-150 suicide attempts are made for every completed suicide 1950- 4.5 out of every 100,000 committed suicide 1990- 13.2 out of every 100,000 committed suicide Milsom, A. (2002). Suicide Prevention in Schools: Court Cases and Implications for Principals. NASSP Bulletin, 86 (630), 24-33. School District Policies

Franklin LaCrosse Suicide Prevention Suicide Prevention Suicide Intervention Suicide Intervention Other Death & Dying Postvention Suicide Postvention

Duval Yakima Suicide Prevention & Awareness Suicide Intervention Suicide Postvention Suicide Prevention 80 72.9 75.1 70 53.8

60 42 50 40 30 49.5 46 States Districts Schools 32.7 26 22.3 20 10 0 Elementary

Middle Senior High Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2002). School Health Policies and Program Study. Retrieved October 9, 2004, from www.cdc.gov/shpps. Suicide Cases Wyke v Polk County School Board Brooks v Logan McMahon District v St. Croix Falls School Violence Statistics

In 2003, 17% had of high school students had carried a weapon in the last 30 days, and 33% had been in a physical fight in the past 12 months Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2002). School Health Policies and Program Study. Retrieved October 9, 2004, from www.cdc.gov/shpps. School District Polocies Franklin La Crosse Duval Yakima Weapons Policy Weapons

Policy Weapons Policy Weapons Policy Harassment Harassment Harassment Harassment Gang Activity Gang Activity Gang Activity Threat to Kill

Violence Prevention 85.5 90 80 70 60 73.4 58 71.6 72.5 60.8 74.5 74.1 58.8 50 States Districts Schools

40 30 20 10 0 Elementary Middle Senior High Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2002). School Health Policies and Program Study. Retrieved October 9, 2004, from www.cdc.gov/shpps. Violence Prevention Elementary School teachers spent 5 hours per school year Middle

School teachers spent 4 hours per school year Senior High teachers spent 5 hours per school year Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2002). School Health Policies and Program Study. Retrieved October 9, 2004, from www.cdc.gov/shpps. Violence Cases Brian A. v Stroudsburg Area School District Lovell v Poway Unified School District Lavine

v Blaine School District What makes a solid School Board policy? Develop a Planning Team School Site Assessment Develop Strategies Identify effective prevention programs Develop Social Support Team Crisis Plan County of Santa Clara. (n.d.). Preventing and Managing Violence in Schools. Retrieved October 7, 2004 from www.scvmed.org/channel/0,4770,chid%3D112872%26sid%3D10710,00.html References Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2002). School Health Policies and Program Study. Retrieved October 9, 2004, from www.cdc.gov/shpps. County of Santa Clara. (n.d.). Preventing and Managing Violence in Schools. Retrieved October 7, 2004, from www.scvmed.org/channel/0,4770,chid%3D112872%26sid%3D10710,00.html. Duval County Public Schools. (n.d.) Student Code of Conduct. Retrieved October 7, 2004, from www.educationcentral.org.

Franklin Public Schools. (n.d.). School Board Policy. Retrieved October 7, 2004, from www.franklin.k12.wi.us. Hermann, M.A. (2002). An Ethical and legal perspective on the role of school counselors in preventing violence in schools. Professional School Counseling, 6 (1), 46-54 Milsom, A. (2002). Suicide Prevention in Schools: Court Cases and Implications for Principals. NASSP Bulletin, 86 (630), 24-33. School District of La Crosse. (n.d.). Administrative Policies and Regulations. Retrieved October 12, 2004, from www.lacrosseschools.com/schools/policieis. Yakima School District. (n.d.). Policy and Procedure. Retrieved October 12, 2004, from www.ysd.wednet.edu.

Recently Viewed Presentations

  • Alzheimers Disease and Myelin February 2012 Jason Su

    Alzheimers Disease and Myelin February 2012 Jason Su

    Widespread increase in axial diffusivity but GM is relatively spared. GM atrophy (cyan) and WM axial diffusivity changes (red). Discussion. Axial diffusivity is a potential early marker. Correlation of WM and GM in parahippocampus consistent with secondary degeneration model.
  • Ethnicity and Migration - cpb-us-e1.wpmucdn.com

    Ethnicity and Migration - cpb-us-e1.wpmucdn.com

    Developed Countries: suburbanization automobiles and roads 'American Dream' better services counterurbanization idyllic settings cost of land for retirement slow pace, yet high tech connections to services and markets Urbanization migration from rural areas lack of jobs in countryside lack of...
  • Oncology for Step 3 - James Rustad

    Oncology for Step 3 - James Rustad

    Diagnosis based on DRE, PSA level and ultrasound-guided needle biopsy of prostate with 6-12 biopsy specimens. Any PSA level greater than 4.0 ng/mL or abnormal DRE requires prostate biopsy. Gleason score. sums scores of 2 most dysplastic biopsy samples on...
  • PEEKSKILL HIGH SCHOOL Forward and Upward in the Pursuit of ...

    PEEKSKILL HIGH SCHOOL Forward and Upward in the Pursuit of ...

    Peekskill Board of Education Presentation October 6, 2015 Cassandra Hyacinthe, Ed. D., Principal * * * Mission Statement The Mission of the Peekskill City School District is to educate students in a caring, inspiring environment characterized by a spirit of...
  • 9/25/16 - St. Mark's Episcopal Church

    9/25/16 - St. Mark's Episcopal Church

    Sharks are also influencing the economy through ecotourism. In the Bahamas, a single live reef shark is worth $250,000 as a result of dive tourism versus a one time value of $50 when caught by a fisherman. One whale shark...
  • Demand and Marginal Utility - pendleton.k12.ky.us

    Demand and Marginal Utility - pendleton.k12.ky.us

    Demand and Marginal Utility Economics Mr. Biddle Demand and Marginal Utility Utility- The capacity to be useful and provide satisfaction Pertains to a product or service The Utility of a good or service may vary from person to person Ex-...
  • n8prp.org.uk

    n8prp.org.uk

    Professor Nick Fyfe (Chair) Scottish Institute for Policing Research; Sara Thornton. National Police Chiefs' Council. Michael Cunningham QPM. Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) Andy Feist. Home Office. Ian Readhead. ACRO Criminal Records Office.
  • God on the mountain - Southeastern Louisiana University

    God on the mountain - Southeastern Louisiana University

    God on the Mountain. All passengers of Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 were Catholic, and religion was ever-present during their 72-day ordeal. A common claim of the survivors was that the God they encountered on the mountain was not the...