Key steps

1. Identify that a child is at risk of suicide

1.1 Consider the criteria for identifying suicide risk to a child
1.2 Consider and integrate the child protection history

2. Respond to the child with a suicide risk alert

2.1 Consult with the team leader to decide whether a suicide risk alert is required
2.2 Record the suicide risk alert in ICMS within 24 hours
2.3 Develop a suicide risk management plan
2.4 Develop an immediate suicide risk management plan
2.5 Develop a medium to long-term suicide risk management plan
2.6 Inform relevant people 
2.7 Respond to a child with multiple suicide risk alerts

3. Review the suicide risk management plan

3.1 Review the immediate suicide risk management plan
3.2 Review the medium to long-term suicide risk management plan

What ifs - responding to specific suicide risk matters

1. What if a child subject to a suicide risk alert is also subject to youth justice intervention?
2. What if the child subject to a suicide risk alert also has a case plan?