depression, suicide, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and Depression Education Awareness Month, public health crisis, anxiety, depression, Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)
Dec 9, 2022

Recognize signs for preventable public health crisis

Arizona ranks in the top half of states for adults reporting symptoms of anxiety and depression. The number of suicides in the state increased in 2021, after leveling off the two previous years. It is an upward trend that moves us backward.