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Some publications are available in print. Please email donna.noonan@state.or.us or call 971-673-1023. 

This site is not intended as a crisis intervention or hotline support site. Visit our National Crisis Lines page or view our map of Oregon County Crisis Lines to find these resources.

Suicide Prevention and Youth

This pamphlet is available in English and Spanish and is based on "Recognizing Depression in Youth: A Key to Suicide Prevention and Good Health in Oregon," by Kirk D. Wolfe, M.D.

Dr. Wolfe is a child and adolescent psychiatrist practicing in Portland, Oregon. He has been an active part of Oregon’s youth suicide prevention efforts.

PDF file: What every teacher should know about preventing youth suicideLo que todo maestro debe saber para prevenir el suicidio de jóvenes
  • Recognizing Depression in Youth
    by Kirk D. Wolfe, M.D.
    This publication provides critical information for Oregonians about how to prevent youth suicide. This is a practical guide that helps adults recognize the warning signs of depression in youth as well as understand what it takes for these youth to improve their lives.
Recognizing depression in youth, by Kirk D. Wolfe
 

 

 

Download this 2-page brochure and learn:

  • How to recognize depression and manic depression
  • Different treatments
  • Why people get depressed
  • What you need to know about depression and suicide
  • What you need to know about depression, alcohol and drugs
  • Facts and fiction
  • Who to talk to for help

let's talk about depression
Hablemos sobre la Depresion

For Parents and Physicians

Elder Suicide Prevention Publications

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Community Awareness

 

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