Every 11 seconds someone dies by suicide. For every completed suicide, there are approximately 25 attempts. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in America. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death amongst 15-24 year olds. 1 in every 60 Americans is a survivor of suicide loss.
Dr. Jen Hartstein was featured on The Doctors TV, where she shares the difference between self-harm and suicidal ideation in adolescents.