Older Americans Behavioral Health Issue Brief 4: Preventing suicide in older adults

Date: 2012
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Administration on Aging
Publisher:  Administration on Aging

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This issue brief is intended to help health care and social service organizations develop strategies to prevent suicide in older adults.

Populations:  Adults, Older Adults
Settings:  Health Care, Primary Care, Outpatient Mental Health
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics
Planning and Implementing:  Education and Training
Strategies:  Screening and Assessment