Perhaps bucking expectations, the number of suicides in the U.S. (46,000) has decreased for two consecutive years, according to the latest CDC data. However, with annual suicide attempts still topping 1 million, there is no room for congratulations.
Indeed, crisis management and suicide prevention remain priorities as millions of Americans suffer from mental health issues. That makes events like the American Association of Suicidology’s 55th annual conference vital for sharing research and resources for those on the front line of prevention.
MyAdvisor President Jennifer Christman will speak on April 30, discussing how licensed professionals can strengthen connections with technology.