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World Suicide Prevention Day: Interview

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Jessica Shaw

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day - so we wanted to raise awareness for behavioral and mental health initiatives, especially focusing on the negative stigmas surrounding suicide. **warning: topics of this conversation may be disturbing for some listeners**

WSPD 2020 audio

 

Sources

https://www.psycom.net/covid-19-suicide-rates

https://www.apa.org/monitor/2020/06/covid-suicide

https://afsp.org/mental-health-and-covid-19

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https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32539153/

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https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/19/health/pandemic-coronavirus-suicide-health.html

https://www.usnews.com/news/healthiest-communities/articles/2020-05-22/experts-warn-of-a-surge-of-suicides-tied-to-the-coronavirus-pandemic

https://www.rollcall.com/2020/08/05/pandemics-effect-on-already-rising-suicide-rates-heightens-worry/

https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2020-04-08/us-suicide-rate-climbed-35-37-in-two-decades

https://psychiatry.arizona.edu/news/suicide-rates-spike-through-covid-19-pandemic

http://www.ncaa.org/sport-science-institute/topics/covid-19-and-mental-health

https://worldpopulationreview.com/state-rankings/suicide-rates-by-state

https://afsp.org/suicide-statistics/

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https://www.healthline.com/health/types-of-depression



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