District of Columbia - HE K-12 curriculum—suicide prevention (MS): Curricula

Area: 
Curricula
Policy Type: 
standard
Summary: 

State law addresses suicide prevention.

2016 Health Education Standards

By grade 8, students should be able to:

6-8.1.3.10
Explain how appropriate mental health care can help prevent, detect, and treat mental health concerns, such as anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and suicide.

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