Screening Tools

Suicide prevention and awareness websites have many resources on risk factors, prevention, support, training, screening and assessment, and care options. Please visit these listed websites to review all information. For specific topics, review individual categories with direct links included. In a life-threatening situation, call 911 immediately.

  • Ask Suicide-Screening Questions Screening Tool (ASQ): The ASQ Toolkit is a free resource for medical settings that can help successfully identify youth at risk for suicide. The ASQ is a set of four screening questions, designed for screening youth ages 10-24 (for patients with mental health chief complaints, consider screening below age 10). The ASQ is free of charge and available in multiple languages.