Youth Suicide Prevention: Analysis and Summaries of FY09 State MCH Plans for National Performance Measure #16


CSN's National Injury and Violence Prevention Resource Center prepared this analysis and summary of state MCH plans on youth suicide prevention to inform MCH programs about what states are doing to address NPM #16 (Reduce the rate (per 100,000) of suicide deaths among youths aged 15 through 19) and to provide states with suicide prevention strategies and data, which can be used in the development of their plans in their next MCH Block Grant Application.