National Suicide Prevention Week – Join the Campaign September 7-13!

It is National Suicide Prevention Week – Join the Campaign September 7-13! Suicide is an international problem and a major public health concern. Suicide claims approximately 1 million lives worldwide each year, resulting in one suicide every 40 seconds. There is an estimated 10 to 20 suicide attempts per each completed suicide, resulting in several million suicide attempts each year. For resources and more information, please click here or here.

World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10.

For resources and information, click here links below:

http://www.suicidology.org/about-aas/national-suicide-prevention-week

http://www.afsp.org/news-events/in-the-news/national-suicide-prevention-week

https://www.iasp.info/wspd/