TITLE

New SAMHSA Study on Link Between Suicide and Substance Abuse

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Policy & Practice (19426828);Dec2008, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the release of a new white paper by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) focusing on the current state of knowledge about the interrelationship between substance abuse and suicide in the U.S. The white paper provides an overview of the advances made over the past decade in the areas of substance abuse prevention and treatment. It also explores suicide prevention within the public health context of behavioral health promotion.
ACCESSION #
36130471

 

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