Felicia Kleinberg, MSW

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Articles

The Link Between Substance Abuse, Violence, and Suicide

January 21, 2011

Emerging research suggests that some individuals with particular types of substance use and abuse may be more likely to engage in suicidal behaviors. For example, those who use opiates, cocaine, or sedatives may have a noticeably higher risk of suicide than those who use other drugs.