suicide

Black Kids Are Twice As Likely To Die By Suicide Than White Kids

Warning: Distressing Themes. Over the past decade suicide attempts among Black children rose 92%. The increase includes elementary aged children, some as young as 5 — and experts aren’t entirely sure ...

Suicide in the Older Adult: Risk, Assessment & Prevention

Suicide in the Older Adult: Risk, Assessment & Prevention Presented by: Nirmala Dhar, LCSW To get 2.0 CME credit click the link: https://www.eeds.com/enduring_material.aspx?AIN=051210394&SIN...

Health Officials Fear Pandemic-Related Suicide Spike Among Native Youth

WOLF POINT, Mont. — Fallen pine cones covered 16-year-old Leslie Keiser’s fresh grave at the edge of Wolf Point, a small community on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation on the eastern Montana plai...

The hidden risks of suicide and depression for seniors living in long-term care

By 2030, 20 percent of Americans will be senior citizens. Many will eventually enter long-term care, a move that presents tough choices and challenges for seniors and their families — including ...