Peer Support Programs for Youth at Risk for Suicide and Self-Harm: Clinical Evidence


( Last Updated : April 13, 2020)
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Question


  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding peer support programs offered as part of a continuum of care to youth (10 to 25 years of age) who are at risk of suicide and self-harm?

  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the implementation of peer support programs offered as part of a continuum of care to youth (10 to 25 years of age) who are at risk for suicide and self-harm?


Key Message

One randomized controlled trial was identified regarding the clinical evidence for peer support programs offered as part of a continuum of care to youth who are at risk of suicide and self-harm. No evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the implementation of peer support programs for youth who are at risk of suicide and self-harm.