Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years Suicide is one the leading causes of death among young adults (see Scope of the Problem section). Recognizing the importance of addressing the suicide problem in this population, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has provided grants to support suicide prevention in campus, state, and tribal communities since 2005.
Jul 08, 2018 · Suicide is a mental health problem affecting the lives of young adults. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cites suicide to be the third leading cause of death for people Author: Jesse Viner, MD.
Jan 31, 2017 · There seems to be a strange phenomenon occurring where suicide is almost contagious. In conjunction with this rise in suicide, we are seeing the occurrence of depression in teens and young adults. One in five adults have clinical depression, and less than 30 percent seek therapy.Author: Dr. Gail Gross.