You might be surprised to learn that it is estimated that there are 32 suicide attempts for every suicide death. In Vermont, this would translate to over 3,000 suicide attempts […]
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Background. Suicide was the eighth leading cause of death in Vermont and the tenth leading cause of death in the United States in 2010. Risk factors for suicide include depression […]
Each year, about 56,000 violent deaths occur in this country. Violence-related death and injuries cost the United States $107 billion in medical care and lost productivity. Tragically, more than […]
Information was collected about participants and the effectiveness of suicide prevention training conducted by the Center for Health and Learning through the Vermont Youth Suicide Prevention Project. The following information […]
Centers for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/violencePrevention/suicide National Institute of Mental Health: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/statistics American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: https://www.afsp.org/understanding-suicide/facts-and-figures Suicide Prevention Resource Center: https://www.sprc.org/basics/scope-problem American Association of Suicidology: […]
Suicide statistics for Vermont by region, age, sex and education status 2001 – 2014.