Programas de prevención del suicidio adolescente en establecimientos escolares: una revisión de la literatura

Translated title of the contribution: Suicide prevention programs for adolescents in schools: A review

Bustamante V. Francisco*, Florenzano U. Ramón

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The suicide deaths increased worldwide and also in Chile in the last decade. Therefore, preventive programs are needed. This paper reviews the literature on school suicide prevention programs. Results show that few programs center in suicide as the primary target, and most do on related factors such as major depression. Nevertheless, some of them lower suicide ideation and behavior in the studied sample especially when they target several objectives and perform two or more interventions.

Translated title of the contributionSuicide prevention programs for adolescents in schools: A review
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)126-136
Number of pages11
JournalRevista Chilena de Neuro-Psiquiatria
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 2013


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