Category: mental health

Locating and Understanding Data for Suicide Prevention

The Suicide Prevention Resource Center offers the free online course Locating and Understanding Data for Suicide Prevention. The course explores a variety of commonly used data sources for information on suicide deaths and attempts, suicidal ideation, and related factors—and new frontiers in suicide surveillance – interactive dashboards and real-time data….

SOPHE articles on gun violence prevention, advocacy for research, and policy change

The articles provide evidence-based/informed education and prevention strategies; advocacy for youth violence prevention research; and uses of community coalitions and networks to impact safe gun policies adopted by public and private organizations.   Explore these Health Education & Behavior articles on gun violence policy and prevention: Prevalence and Correlates of…