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Ways To Prevent Youth Suicide

I recently saw a wonderful presentation by Scott Poland PhD on youth suicide. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death of people ages 10-24 according to the CDC. I can’t imagine anything more tragic than losing a child by suicide. I pray it never happens to anyone reading this blog. Dr. Poland told us [...]

By | April 24th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Ways To Prevent Youth Suicide

Suicide Prevention: Do You Know the Signs?

Since this is Suicide Prevention Week, it seems like a fitting topic for this week’s blog. It also seems appropriate, as there has been so much grief and loss with the recent hurricane. According the National Institute of Mental Health, 40,000 people commit suicide each year in the US. Some people who are depressed have [...]

By | September 10th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Suicide Prevention: Do You Know the Signs?