Miscellaneous Links

The Bright Side
Whether dealing with a crisis, coping with a mental disorder, or just feeling overwhelmed with life, we all go through difficult periods in our life. When life feels like it’s too much of a strain, a little bit of support can go a long way towards helping us cope–that is what “The Bright Side” is all about.
 

Depression: The Human Condition
This short film by Brandon Schlepp of Ginger Kid Productions offers a compelling and sensitive visual commentary on depression—what it feels like, how it develops, and how we can move past it.

HRSA (Health Resources/Services Administration)
HRSA directs national programs that improve the Nation’s health by assuring equitable access to comprehensive, quality health care for all. A division of the Department of Health and Human Services.
 

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
The Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System is an interactive database system that provides customized reports of injury-related data.
 

National Injury Data Technical Assistance Center
Charts of injury mortality trends for each state with charts of the mechanism of suicide for the two age groups. Each chart contains a link that allows a viewer to download a .pdf formatted MS Excel workbook containing the data that generated the chart and a high definition version of the chart suitable for inclusion in a printed reproduction.

WISQARS (Web-based Injury Statistics Query And Reporting System)
WISQARS is an interactive system that provides customized injury-related mortality data useful for research and for making informed public health decisions