How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Jun 11, 2018, 00:29
How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

The United States has a total 25 percent increase, CNN reports. They also looked at data from its National Violent Death Reporting System which covers 27 states to gain a fuller picture of the circumstances surrounding the suicides.

In Pennsylvania, the suicide rate increased by 34 percent from 1999 to 2016 and the state's suicide rate of 16.3 per 100,000 people was higher than the national average of 15.4 per 100,000 people.

Two celebrities have died of suicide this week.

Suicide is now the 10th leading cause of death in the country.

Pennsylvania Mental Health Consumers' Association executive director Lynn Keltz says, mental health should be treated the same way as physical health. There have been countless articles about the need to break the silence around the topic of mental health and suicide, and I am encouraged by the support people are extending to others.

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The CDC suggested a wide-ranging list of ways for communities to help those contemplating suicide.

The CDC report found that suicide rates among women have risen at an even higher rate than the overall suicide rate, with significant increases in the suicide rate among women in 43 states. However, "the reason most suicide decedents don't have a known mental disorder is that they were never diagnosed, not that they didn't have one", said Dr David Brent, a psychiatrist at the University of Pittsburgh, told the New York Times.

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Commenters on Munn's post emphasized the need to talk about suicide and mental health on a larger scale. Montana recorded the highest rate of 29.2 suicides per 100,000, and Washington, D.C., the lowest, at 6.9 suicides per 100,000 people.

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The number of suicide incidents rose across different genders, ages, and races, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Percentage increases over this time ranged from just under 6 percent in DE to over 57 percent in North Dakota.

Ask someone you are anxious about if they're thinking about suicide.

However, data shows more Nevadans under the age of 18 committed suicide this year already, compared to all of last year.

"One of the statistical things we know is that one of the best things we can do to reduce suicide when we are concerned about people is to continue to wrap around loved ones around them, not necessarily professionals", Walker said.

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