Teen Suicide
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1. Have there been changes in your teen's eating or sleeping habits?
2. Has there been a definite, noticeable change in your teen's personality?
3. Has your teen suddenly begun to neglect their appearance?
4. Does your teen complain frequently of headaches, stomachaches, fatigue, or other physical ailments with no medical reason?
5. Is your teen often bored, having difficulty concentrating, or recently begun neglecting schoolwork?
6. Does your teen have trouble accepting praise or rewards?
7. Has your teen withdrawn from family and friends?
8. Has your teen lost interest in activities and hobbies they used to enjoy?
9. Has your teen begun using drugs or alcohol?
10. Has your teen become violent, rebellious, or run away?
11. Does your teen express feelings of worthlessness?
12. Has your teen suddenly snapped out of a period of depression?
13. Does your teen have signs of psychosis (hallucinations or bizarre thinking)?
14. Has your teen cleaned their room and given away or thrown away favorite or important possessions?
15. Has your teen given verbal hints that they are thinking of taking their own life ("I won't be a problem for you much longer.", "It doesn't matter.", "Nothing matters.", "You won't have to worry about it.", etc)?

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