Listen to Allison Ricciardi, LMHC on Relevant Radio’s “The Drew Mariani Show” on the topic: Increase in Suicide Rate.
U.S. suicide rate has risen sharply in the 21st century according to a recent federal government data report.
Researchers at the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics looked at data on cause of death for Americans 10 and older from 1999 to 2014. They also included information on age and race from death certificates. The data report showed a significate increase in the rate of suicide deaths from 1999 to 2014.
What seems to be behind this increase? What can be done to address some of the problems leading to the increase?
On this podcast, Allison and Drew Mariani discuss the realities what is causing this increase in suicide in our modern society and what as Catholics can we do to find possible solutions toward suicide prevention.
Listen to podcast now. (Allison is 2nd guest on radio program and discussion begins at –25:35 mark.)
Allison is also the Founder and President of www.CatholicTherapists.com, a nationwide network of dedicated Catholic therapists.
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