At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

Wednesday

16

April 2008

Suicide Awareness Quiz

by At-Risk.org Staff, on suicidal awareness quiz, teen isolation, teen issues, teenage loneliness, troubled teenagers

The Suicide Awareness Quiz:

  1. It's very difficult to predict who will kill themselves since most kids who commit suicide do not communicate their intentions.

_ True
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False

  1. It may be helpful to ask a youngster who appears overly depressed, withdrawn, or grief-stricken whether she has ever considered suicide as a solution to her problems.

_ True
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False

  1. Most young people who commit suicide have made a clear decision that death is their best option.

_ True
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False

  1. Extraordinary aggressiveness and hostility, hyperactivity, sexual promiscuity, and extreme risk-taking are often signs of impending suicidal attempts.

_ True
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False

(Take the quiz again at FamilyEducation.com to know the result)

At-Risk.org Staff