Rural Health Resources by Topic: Suicide and suicide prevention
The Impact of COVID-19 on People with Disabilities
Examines the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people with disabilities. Covers access to healthcare and direct care workers, congregate care settings and transition, education, employment, effective communication, and mental health and suicide prevention services. Identifies challenges to rural residents throughout, including access to broadband in rural areas. Offers policy recommendations to federal and state policymakers and other relevant stakeholders.
Date: 10/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Council on Disability view details
Unpacking the Geography of America's Youth Suicide Epidemic
Analyzes data from the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) Wide-Ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic
Research (WONDER) database from 2000 through 2019 looking
at suicide rates in 10 to 24-year-olds by 15 community
types such as aging farmlands, Native American lands, rural
middle America, and more. Includes discussion highlighting
suicide rates among Native American populations and
differences between rural and urban residents.
Author(s): Dante Chinni Date: 10/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: American Communities Project view details
Assessment of Rural-Urban and Geospatial Differences in Perceived Handgun Access and Reported Suicidality Among Youth in Colorado
Results of a study to understand the associations of rurality, school-level prevalence of easy handgun access, and suicidality measures in Colorado youth. Also explores spatial distribution of school-level measures, and identifies communities with high prevalence of easy handgun access and suicidality. Features statistics on characteristics of schools including weighted prevalence for study measures, with breakdowns by 7 levels of population density.
Author(s): Talia L. Spark, Erin Wright-Kelly, Ming Ma, et al. Citation: JAMA Network Open, 4(10) Date: 10/2021 Type: Document view details
After Action Review/Improvement Plan: Strategic Planning Toolkit - Behavioral Health Edition
Toolkit provides guidance for completing an after action review of a post-behavioral health intervention. Toolkit is aimed at tribal leaders, public health practitioners, and other healthcare stakeholders in tribal communities. Provides the tools for designing, planning, preparing, and conducting an after action review.
Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, American Indian Research Center for Health view details
Suicide Among American Indian Youth in New Mexico 2019
Fact sheet offering data on suicide among American Indian students in grades 6-12 based on the 2019 New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey (NM YRRS). Examines trends in attempted suicide, suicide-related behaviors, and related factors associated with lower or higher odds of attempted suicide.
Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Albuquerque Area Southwest Tribal Epidemiology Center view details
Rural Healthy People: Where We've Been and Where We're Going
August 25, 2021 webinar presenting key findings from Rural Healthy People 2010 and Rural Healthy People 2020, studying the top 10 rural health priorities for the previous two decades. Presents early findings from the Rural Healthy People 2030 survey and discusses what comes next. Features statistics on mortality rates from diabetes, heart disease, suicide, and cancer, with breakdowns by 6 levels of population density.
Presentation Slides, Transcript
Author(s): Timothy Callaghan, Alva O. Ferdinand, Morgan Kassabian Date: 08/2021 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Research Gateway view details