August 21-23, 2019 / Chicago, IL
Thursday, August 22, 1:30 pm – 3 pm
The suicide rate in the United States is at its highest in a half-century. State policymakers are working on innovative approaches to address the mental health and well-being of their most at-risk populations. This session examines suicide trends and the resources available to support state strategies for prevention, targeted interventions, and addressing broader societal causes and implications.