Opioids and Suicide: Opportunities for Comprehensive Prevention

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Source: Journal of Public Health Management and Practice - Category: Health Management Tags: State of Public Health Source Type: research

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This initiative is intended to support the development and testing of optimized, service-ready tools to enhance suicide prevention by improving the identification and treatment of individuals at risk for suicide. Evidence-based approaches exist for reducing suicidal ideation, suicide attempts, and death by suicide.
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