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Veteran Suicide: A Growing Problem in Colorado

Description
A suicide prevention brief demonstrating how rural veterans and active duty service members in Colorado are disproportionally affected by suicide. Discusses the mental health status of veterans and barriers to accessing mental health services. Describes several strategies and prevention programs to help prevent veteran suicide.
Author(s)
Karam Ahmad, Jaclyn Zubrzycki, Ashlie Brown, et al.
Date
07/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Colorado Health Institute
Tagged as
Access · Depression · Mental health · Statistics and data · Stigma · Suicide and suicide prevention · Veterans · Colorado