Notice: All forms on this website are temporarily down for maintenance. You will not be able to complete a form to request information or a resource. We apologize for any inconvenience and will reactivate the forms as soon as possible.

Module 4: Technology and Suicide


Is technology good or bad? Ask ten people that question, and you’ll get fourteen different opinions. It’s a complicated issue, and it’s hard to keep pace with all the new and changing aspects of our technologically infused lifestyles.

Regardless of your personal opinions, there’s a strong correlation between how technology is used and suicide. In this section, we look briefly at three larger categories: social media, sexting, and the overexposure to traumatic images.




Roundtable: Parents and Social Media Video
Play Video
Roundtable: The Importance of Teen Community
Play Video
Dr. Kathy Koch: Brains, Hearts, and Technology
Play Video

Get The book

Read through Alive to Thrive in ebook format.