Prevention of suicide

Sist oppdatert: Jun 27, 2019

In most cases, suicide and suicide attempts are the result of a number of unfortunate factors, where mental illness is a significant but not a sufficient explanation and especially for young people. If we are to succeed in reducing the number of suicides and suicide attempts, prevention, available and safe services are important steps along the way. Early detection of suicidal thoughts and possible suicide plans is important, as this can affect anyone who experiences life crises.

See also Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare.