Jennifer Humensky, Ph.D.

Jennifer Humensky, Ph.D.

Jennifer Humensky, Ph.D., New York State Psychiatric Institute

Pilot Research Grant (2013): $29,995

Life is Precious: Academic-Community Partnership to Reduce Suicidal Behavior in Latina Adolescents

 

 

When a teen Latina is at risk for suicide cultural factors must be considered. The Life is Precious (LIP) program for high-risk Latina adolescents aims to prevent suicide. Key components of the LIP program will be identified and a best practices treatment manual will be developed.