Congressional Briefing on Native American Youth Suicide

A Congressional Briefing Presented by the American Psychological Association


Suicide is a critical health issue for Native Americans and Alaska Natives, particularly for youth.

This briefing will address:NA Youth Suicide Congressional Hearing

  • Why this population suffers from the highest rate of suicide in the U.S.
  • The triggers that lead to these tragic events
  • What can be done at the federal level to reduce suicide


March 15, 2016 12:00- 1:15pm
2168 Rayburn House Office Building
(Gold Room)
Lunch Provided

Opening Remarks by Congressman Ben Ray Luján (NM)


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