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#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Reducing #Stigma of #MentalHealth is Key to Reducing #Suicide Deaths

Melanie Brown-Woofter, Your Turn   Melanie Brown Woofter   The recent #suicide deaths of two students who survived the shooting at #MarjoryStonemanDouglas and a father who lost his daughter at #SandyHook are heartbreaking reminders of the trauma that school or workplace violence can inflict on survivors. They also underscore the need for treatment and support, […]

James Donaldson – The Most Inspiring Candidate with the Biggest Vision for Seattle City Council – Enters District 7 Race

James Donaldson – The Most Inspiring Candidate with the Biggest Vision for Seattle City Council – Enters District 7 Race   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2019 Contact:              James Donaldson  (206) 487-3566             Cindi Laws, Campaign Director (206) 790-4232 jamesdonaldsonteam@hotmail.com   SEATTLE, WA.     Pledging to build bridges and tear down walls, small businessman, 20-year pro-basketball […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – #Teens are #Anxious and #Depressed, but Treatment to Prevent #Suicide is Hard to Find

Rory Linnane, Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten and Haley BeMiller, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel #Teens across America are increasingly #anxious and #depressed. #Socialmedia is amplifying bullying and other bad behaviors, leaving kids feeling isolated and tormented. In many parts of the country, it is difficult to get treatment for #mentalhealth problems. Tragically, the number of young people dying by #suicide is rising. Amid a […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – One In Eight Adults Have Had #Suicide Thoughts Over Body Image Concerns

  #JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to not suffer in silence or drown […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – #Suicide: More Common Than Ever

By Dr. SID ROBERTS/Contributing writer A Rice University classmate and friend of mine — a 57-year-old woman and mother of two — committed suicide on Easter Sunday. She was going through a divorce, but many of her college friends had been in contact with her one way or another in the weeks (and even the […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – #May is #MentalHealthAwareness Month

#May is #MentalHealthAwareness Month. Each year, #suicide claims more lives than war, murder and natural disasters combined. Local mental health activists are turning their own tragedies into a way to help others. “You have been touched by suicide, whether you’re consciously aware of it or not,” said Barbara Welty, a health promotion specialist. “They used […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Reducing #Stigma of #MentalHealth is Key to Reducing #Suicide Deaths | Opinion

Melanie Brown-Woofter Melanie Brown Woofter (Photo: Special to News-Press)   The recent #suicide deaths of two students who survived the shooting at #MarjoryStonemanDouglas and a father who lost his daughter at Sandy Hook are heartbreaking reminders of the trauma that school or workplace violence can inflict on #survivors. They also underscore the need for treatment and […]