Meeting Archive:
Suicide Prevention and Older Adults


Meeting Description:
Older adults die by suicide at a higher rate than the national average and when older adults attempt suicide, they are more likely to die. Prevention is key to reducing suicide risk among older adults. This webinar will discuss risk factors for suicide, screening tools, and effective prevention interventions.
Details
Date: Mon, Sep 29, 2014
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Host(s): Binod Suwal
 Presenter Information
Shannon Skowronski, US Administration on Aging
 
 

Richard McKeon, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
 
 

Charis Stiles, Institute on Aging
 
 

Mary Quinn/Deborah Helms, Family Services of Merrimack Valley