Tag Archive | #NationalSuicidePreventionLine
#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – It Is Categorically Wrong To Blame #MentalIllness For #MassShootings. Here’s Why.
Special PROGRAMSGUNS & PUBLIC SAFETY WRITTEN BY CYDNEY HARGIS #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 […]
Finding affordable housing in Colorado continues to make headlines and cause headaches for those who live in the state; however, a University of Northern Colorado researcher is investigating affordable housing and physical and #mentalhealthissues using geographic information system (GIS)-mapping techniques. JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an […]
After I shared my own story with the veterinary world regarding #depression and #suicidal thoughts, I learned how valuable it is to be there for that person—and how an inch can, in fact, be a mile. By Meghann Berglund, DVM Editor’s note: This article includes discussion of #suicide, #depression and #mentalhealthissues. If you’re experiencing feelings of #depression […]
Maria Fabrizio for NPR If you or someone you know may be considering #suicide, contact the #NationalSuicidePreventionLifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (En Español: 1-888-628-9454; Deaf and Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889) or the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741. If you know someone struggling with despair, #depression or thoughts of #suicide, you may be wondering how to help. Most Americans […]
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 – Three #SuicidePrevention Strategies Show Real Promise. How Can They Reach More People?
By Greg Miller Can a three-digit phone number avert #suicides on a grand scale? Last week, the #FederalCommunicationsCommission recommended designating 988 as a #nationwidesuicidepreventionhotlinenumber. Currently, the #NationalSuicidePreventionLifeline can be reached around the clock through the more cumbersome 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Many paths in life can bring someone to the brink of #suicide, and a shorter phone number […]
by Renee Santos LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — Keeping children safe is behind the dramatic but some say necessary move to put the #NationalSuicidePreventioLifeline on the back of student ID cards. #Suicide is the leading cause of death for young people between 12 and 19 here in Nevada. That’s why 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, […]