Florida School Toolkit for K-12 Educators to Prevent Suicide

Catherine Ivey, M.S. Catherine Ivey is a school psychology trainee and doctoral candidate at Nova Southeastern University. She is also a member of NSU’s Suicide and Violence Prevention Office. As an undergraduate student leader she contributed to her school’s psychology initiatives and researched depression and suicide on her campus at Wofford College. In her graduate education training, Ivey writes articles about suicide prevention and intervention, which are published in the NSU Suicide and Violence Prevention quarterly journal. As part of her educational experience, Ivey has worked with children in multiple educational settings. After being a member of a community that lost multiple individuals to suicide, she continues her journey in raising awareness and finding prevention information that can be helpful to her and others. vii