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Parasuicide among youth in Alberta

Description

Presents the parasuicide event rate, per 100,000 population for youth aged 10 – 17, 2012 – 2013. Parasuicide is suicidal behaviour, including a suicide attempt or self-harm, that does not result in death, whether death was intended or not.

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First Nations child intervention mental health parasuicide suicide

Title and publication information

Series Title

Health Trends Alberta

Extent

1 page

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Health
Publisher

Health

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Resource Dates

Date Created

2015-04-28

Date Added

2015-10-02T19:42:03.680337

Date Modified

2015-04-28

Date Issued

2015-04-28

Audience information

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Usage / Licence

Usage Considerations

Health Trends Alberta provides a snapshot on a wide range of health topics. Within a one-page format, they provide a description of a topic, why it is important, and what the trend is like in Alberta. The purpose of these reports is to stimulate thought and discussion on a variety of health related topics, and make known some of the numerous issues dealt with by the Alberta health system.

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Health, Surveillance and Assessment Branch