Thursday, June 13, 2024

  • 06/13/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Suicide is a leading cause of death among young people in the US and the rate of death by suicide in the overall US population has been increasing, unlike in most other places in the world. Suicide affects all age groups and ethnicities and is a source of pain and suffering. throughout our society. An understanding of strategies that can reduce suicide is essential in order to tackle this issue. The presentation will review the current evidence about suicide presentation strategies which have been shown to be effective. These include approaches at the societal level as well as those that may be implemented by individual clinicians.