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Preventing Suicide With A 'Contagion Of Strength' : NPR

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The curriculum is rooted in eight "strengths" – factors that research has shown are protective against suicide risk.Adams walks the Wootton students through these eight strengths — family support, positive friends, spirituality, healthy activities, medical access, mentors, mental health and generosity.

Half of these strengths -- family, friends, mentors, medical access -- are other people.

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