Suicide in California – Data Trends in 2020, COVID Impact, and Prevention Strategies
Source: CA Public Health
Resource Type: Video or Multimedia
Focus Population: People experiencing Suicidal Urges
Topics: Suicide Postvention, Suicide Prevention
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will hold a webinar entitled, “Suicide in California – Data Trends in 2020, COVID Impact, and Prevention Strategies.” The webinar will cover data and more detailed information at how self-harm is experienced differently by age, race/ethnicity, and/or sex, as well as current CDPH violence prevention programs. Speakers will address results from a study about violence Californians have experienced in the past year, including COVID-19 impacts, economic hardships, and health (including suicidality and gun purchases).