Comments for: Why isn’t suicide prevention part of Maine’s public safety debate?

Posted Feb. 01, 2013, at 4:52 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 01, 2013, at 9:14 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine legislators submitted dozens of bills related to gun violence this session. But of the more than 1,600 pieces of proposed legislation, only one, LR 82, directly addresses suicide. LR 82 would require suicide risk assessment and prevention training for certain licensed mental health professionals. Statistics illustrate …

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