Suicide is one the leading causes of death among young adults (see Scope of the Problem section). Recognizing the importance of addressing the suicide problem in this population, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has provided grants to support suicide prevention in campus, state, and tribal communities since.
Jul 08, 2018 · Suicide is a mental health problem affecting the lives of young adults. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cites suicide to be the third leading cause of Author: Jesse Viner, MD.
Jun 18, 2019 · Suicide rates for U.S. teens and young adults are the highest on record Suicide rates for teens and young adults have risen steadily since 2000. (Dreamstime/TNS) By Melissa Healy Staff Writer.Author: Melissa Healy.
May 19, 2017 · Suicide is back in the news again. After seven of its students committed suicide, a Colorado school district last month temporarily pulled from its libraries 13 Reasons Why, the young adult fiction book turned Netflix television teen drama that critics say glamorizes suicide. The book chronicles the suicide of Hannah Baker, a high school junior who leaves behind thirteen cassette tapes explaining.