Tag Archive | #Anxiety

#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 […]