Beverly Pringle, Ph.D.; Lisa J. Colpe, Ph.D., M.P.H.; Robert K. Heinssen, Ph.D.; Michael Schoenbaum, Ph.D.; Joel T. Sherrill, Ph.D.; Cynthia A. Claassen, Ph.D.; Jane L. Pearson, Ph.D. (2013). A Strategic Approach for Prioritizing Research and Action to Prevent Suicide. Psychiatric Services. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201100512
It is time to strategically apply science and accountability to the public health problem of preventable suicide. U.S. suicide rates have remained stable for decades.