Special Report: Adolescent Suicidal Ideation

Screening for Adolescent Suicidal Ideation in TEAM UP Cohort 2 Sites 

Key Takeaways from Data*:

  • The average percentage of adolescents reporting suicidal ideation at TEAM UP CHCs during well-child visits during the COVID-19 pandemic is more than 2x the national average reported on a national survey conducted pre-pandemic
  • During the COVID-19 pandemic, as visits increase TEAM UP CHCs are caring for more children who report suicidal ideation
  • At TEAM UP CHCs, among those screened at well-child visits, there is an increase in adolescents reporting emotional or behavioral challenges

*Data from TEAM UP Cohort 2 sites