Professor Darcy Haag-Granello recently traveled to Cairns, Australia to discuss Ohio State’s suicide prevention program and how to get over the stigma of talking about a sometimes delicate subject. Listen to her talk with the Cairns Post.
Abstract: Suicide is a leading cause of death among college and university students in the United States. In addition, many other college and university students have suicidal thoughts and attempt suicide. Suicide and suicidal behaviors are a major concern for colleges and universities, and efforts are underway to introduce suicide prevention programming on many college and university campuses. This […]
National Behavioral Health Barometer A report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) illuminates important trends in Americans’ behavioral health, both nationally and on a state-by-state basis. SAMHSA’s report, the “National Behavioral Health Barometer” (Barometer), provides data about key aspects of behavioral healthcare issues affecting American communities including rates of serious mental […]
New Substance Abuse Prevention Planning and Epidemiology Tool The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT) has unveiled the Substance Abuse Prevention Planning and Epidemiology Tool (SAPPET) — an interactive website that allows users to access and analyze data from a number of publicly available national […]