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June 14, 2017

Why Is a Partnership Between Researchers and Practitioners So Important?

Developing a partnership between researchers and practitioners is vital for many reasons.  Practitioners can help to...

April 14, 2017

Accurate collection of data on youth suicide attempts presents considerable challenges for public health practitioners and researchers. This data collection challenge has been borne out recently in the state of...

February 27, 2017

This blog was prepared by Raquel Flores, Research Specialist in the Office of Program Decision Support, Family and Community Health Services, Texas Department of State Health...

February 3, 2017

Living and working in rural Central Oregon, researchers at Oregon State University (OSU) – Cascades became aware of the number of suicides in rural Oregon and interested in reducing these deaths. Data suggest that...

December 9, 2016

Trainees in health and human service fields encounter patients that are at risk for suicide in a wide range of settings from the community to primary care medicine to mental...

October 6, 2016

Where should I publish?  How can I avoid predatory publishers? 

Publishing your research in a scholarly journal increases your visibility, credibility, and competitive...