Tag Archive | Teenagers

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – What New Research Shows About Preteen #Girls and #Suicide Risk

New data shows how many young children have attempted suicide Teenagers, in particular girls, have become more likely to attempt #suicide in recent years A growing number of children and teenagers across the country are trying to hurt or kill themselves by using over-the-counter or prescription medications, researchers have found. This trend is reflected in […]

#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 […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – ‘Boy Crisis’ Threatens America’s Future with Economic, #Health and #Suicide Risks

I have discovered that there is, in fact, a boy crisis, that it is a global crisis, and that it is particularly egregious in the U.S.   In an astonishing disclosure about the two greatest dangers to the future of America’s economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell revealed on CBS’ “60 Minutes” last month the peril posed by “#youngmales”: #youngmales […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – #MentalHealth Crisis: #Depression, #Suicide Rates Among American Youth Skyrocketing

#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 – With Teen #Suicide Rates Soaring, Some High School #Athletes Focus on #MentalHealth

#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 Deaths of #MassShooting Survivors Raise Questions Experts Can’t Yet Answer

#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 […]

James Donaldson on Mental Health – A Promising New Clue to Prevent Teen Suicide: Empower Adults Who Care

Teens were hospitalized for suicide. Researchers then asked them to think about the adults who cared about them James Donaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to […]