A Congressional Briefing Presented by the American Psychological Association
PREVENTING NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH SUICIDE
Suicide is a critical health issue for Native Americans and Alaska Natives, particularly for youth.
This briefing will address:
- 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
Opening Remarks by Congressman Ben Ray Luján (NM)