Preventive potential of social networks in preventing suicidal risk in adolescents

A.A. Grigorieva
2020 Zenodo  
The article discusses the possibilities of preventing suicidal behavior by using information obtained from social networks. Provides data on the use of data mining and web analysis of individual profiles on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram to find people who need help with suicidal thoughts or signs of psychological distress. The results of preventive network projects were analyzed: "Search" (Reseach, SUPER Project, 2017), "Sources of Strength Australia, 2016)," Samaritan Radar "(Samaritan Radar,
more » ... 14) showing the high potential of social networks as a source of signals about possible mental health problems. Studies are presented that demonstrate important patterns of behavior in social networks associated with the phenomenon of "imitation" or the effect of "contamination" by suicide.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4352531 fatcat:flas5mntcjbz7ndi4k3yk4z3ti