572,000 Hospitalizations** 752,000 Attempts Requiring Medical Attention** 1,100,000 Suicide Attempts** 8,700,000 Seriously Considered Suicide** 38,364 Suicides* Source: * National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2009). Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS). Available from: www.cdc.gov/injury/wisqars/index.html. **Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Results from the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Mental Health Findings, NSDUH Series H-42, HHS Publication No. (SMA) 11-4667. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2012. Pyramid of Suicidal Behaviors
6.8 to 10.5 10.6 to 13.9 14 to 16.9 17 to 23 23.2 20.1 14.0 14.5 10.6 13.9 16.9 10.5 6.8 Suicide Rates (2010 National Average Rate 12.4)
Source: National Center for Health Statistics. Note: Non-Hispanic Ethnicity Suicide Rates by Age, Race, & Gender
Polling Question #2 Suicide Can Be Prevented. A.Never in Those Truly Intent on Suicide B.Sometimes, but Only in Advance of Acute Risk C.Always, but Only in Advance of Acute Risk D.Always, Even Up to the Last Moment
From:To: Training and toolsSystems & culture change Individual provider actions; suicide care as “specialty” Suicide prevention woven into all aspects of care; everyone’s job Episodes of crisisContinuity of care Suicide Care in System Framework
Role# Counselor2,421 Social Worker2,361 Physician416 Nurse1,371 Case Manager3,312 Para-professionals826 Certified Peer Staff479 Administrator2,640 Support Staff3,409 Endorsed Don’t Know, Disagree, or Completely Disagree I have the _________ to engage and assist those who are suicidal. Over 6,000 report a patient has died by suicide (27%). SMI Suicide Rate vs. General Population The Survey Results
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