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Description: This project aims to address pediatric care depression, and enhance suicide screening skills to decrease suicide attempts and completions in Saint Louis (STL) County. CHADS Coalition in collaboration with Saint Louis University (SLU) School of Medicine will develop pediatric resident training in suicide prevention. This effort is consistent with the CDC‰Ûªs Strategic Direction for the Prevention of Suicidal Behavior and supports the MO Suicide Prevention Plan which calls for building partnerships among individuals, families, community and acute mental health care providers, as well as academic institutions.
Primary SLU Contact: Jeffrey Scherrer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Collaborator(s): Scott Secrest
Categories: Education, Mental Health, Youth and Family