What do you know about the suicide rates in the elderly



Julie Ricard, CEO, National Center for Suicide Survivors, Wenatchee, Washington.

American Marriage and Family Therapy Association: “Older Suicide.”

Jerry Reed, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Practice Leadership, Center for Educational Development, Washington, DC.

Marilyn Mendoza, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Instructor, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Los Angeles.

Clinical interventions in agingSuicide in Older People: Current Perspectives.

US Department of Health and Human Services: “Depression and Older People: Key Problems.”

National Institute on Aging: “Depression and Older People.”

British Journal of Psychiatry: “Suicide among the Elderly: The Long-Term Impact of Telephone Support and Assessment Intervention in Northern Italy.”

National Lifeline for Suicide Prevention.

The Institute of Aging: “Friendship Line.”

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AARP Foundation: “Connect 2 Affect.”

Meals on Wheels America.