Addressing the Crisis: Adolescent Substance Misuse and Suicide

Trust for America’s Health released a report which highlights evidence-based and cross-sector approaches that can improve adolescents’ life circumstances, protect them from harm and can assist in creating mentoring programs and connections for teens that may help to save lives. Over the last decade, there has been an 87 percent increase in suicide rates – an alarming statistic. This report shares changes in policies, funding, and programs. To read the report, click here.