Suicide is a terrible outcome of a mental illness, disorder or abuse. Take steps to prevent a suicide with proper treatment planning.
Let's Change the Way We Talk About Suicide Increasing awareness has to do with decreasing the stigma of experiencing mental health issues and getting help for those issues. In today’s post, I want to talk about suicide. Suicide has [...]
Practical Solutions if Someone is Thinking about Suicide Even though the topic of suicide is talked about a lot in mainstream media it can feel a lot different when someone you love is struggling with thoughts of suicide. [...]
According to the CDC, suicide rates have increased by 30% since 1999. Nearly 45,000 lives were lost in 2016 alone, and suicide is one of the leading causes of death among teens ages 15-19. It can be terrifying [...]
How Can We Use Our Influence to Prevent Suicide One of the crucial elements of therapy is recognizing what is in your control and what is not (check out my previous post "Is suicide 100% preventable?). A wise [...]
5 Ways to Combat Online Bullying As a teen therapist, it's alarming how many teens, especially girls, come into my office with horrific stories about being bullied online. So many teens come in hurt, feeling powerless to stop [...]