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It’s Time To Look Beyond Bullying: Youth Suicide Rates Rising While Bullying Rates Drop

The continued narrative that youth suicide is caused by bullying may divert schools’ focus from solutions that would target more prevalent risk factors for suicide.<p>Earlier this week, another story of a young person who died by suicide made headlines. As with the majority of articles covering youth …

Mental Health

Suicide Prevention: What To Do If You Think Someone Needs Help

According to the Vermont Department of Mental Health, the suicide rate in Vermont has increased over the past 10 years. In 2014, according to the …

Mental Health

Instagram photos may offer a snapshot into mental health

The photos you post on Instagram can contain telltale visual clues that help predict if you're suffering from depression, a new study …

Creating a 'suicide safer' community

For over 20 years, the Sarnia-Lambton Suicide Prevention Committee has worked to promote awareness and reduce the stigma surrounding suicide, while …

Mental Health

Kentucky lawmaker proposes more suicide awareness for school teachers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Kentucky State Representative Regina Bunch has spent more than 25 years in education. Now, the Southeast Kentucky …

High School

Chautauqua County Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention, local partners hold workshop | News, Sports, Jobs

An Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) workshop was recently held at Jamestown Community College to train community members to …

Mental Health

Teenage suicide rates increasing nationwide

- At the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay, phone operators on the emergency suicide hotline hear from a variety of people daily, including teenagers.<p>"We …

Mental Health

Suicide Can Take Anyone, Even The Most Loved And Gifted

I lost my best friend Nelson Pratt to suicide in June 2012. It was a piercing thunderbolt straight through the heart.<p>Outwardly, Nelson had it all; an …

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Free suicide prevention training on offer

Tough topics like suicide can often leave people feeling helpless, but Meg Perceval believes community involvement is key to helping mental illness …

Allegany committee identifies need for suicide awareness and prevention

<b>ALLEGANY</b> — If a teenager in Allegany, or anywhere else in Cattaraugus County, needs acute hospitalized care for suicide prevention, he or she has to …