Suicide rates in rural areas are significantly higher
than they are in urban areas for men of all ages and for
young women. Research shows that many people visit their
primary care physician instead of a mental health
provider for mental health problems. Includes a Suicide
Prevention Toolkit for rural primary care providers.
WICHE Center for Rural Mental Health Research
Mimi McFaul, Jim Ciarlo, Jean Demmler, Christa Smith, Tamara DeHay