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Association of Rurality With Availability of Youth Mental Health Facilities With Suicide Prevention Services in the US

Description
Presents a study on the availability of suicide prevention services for youths age 15-19 at mental health facilities in rural versus urban areas. Compares the rates of prevalence of mental health facilities, youth-serving mental health facilities, and youth-serving mental health facilities with suicide prevention programs by rural-urban continuum codes.
Author(s)
Janessa M. Graves, Demetrius A. Abshire, Jessica L. Mackelprang, et al.
Citation
JAMA Network Open, 3(10), e2021471
Date
10/2020
Type
Document
Tagged as
Children and youth · Health disparities · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Suicide and suicide prevention