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Suicidal Teens Reach Out Through Social Media, Not Suicide Hotlines

(7/29/2013)

Suicidal Teens Reach Out Through Social Media, Not Suicide Hotlines
Psych Central
July 27, 2013

New research shows that teens and young adults are frequently using social networking sites and mobile technology to express suicidal thoughts and intentions as well as to reach out for help.  The findings suggest that suicide prevention and intervention efforts aimed at young adults should use social networking and other types of technology, said researchers.

View the full article here: http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/07/27/suicidal-teens-reach-out-through-social-media-not-suicide-hotlines/57679.html

 


Keywords: suicidal, teens, social, media, hotlines



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