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My Personal Experiences with Suicide TRIGGER

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day.  According to WHO, nearly 3,000 people on average commit suicide daily. Suicide rates are at an all time high for veterans. In addition, for every person who commits suicide, 20 or more others attempt to … Continue reading

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Writings from the Mother of Bipolar Bandit Part 6: My Daughter’s Struggles in School

I am writing this because I want you to know how important it is that as a family member that you never give up on your loved one with a mental illness and that your being their advocate is so … Continue reading

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Suicide: Is Enough Being Done to Raise Awareness and Prevent it?

Recently, in the news, we heard about Jacintha Saldanha who committed suicide after being part of a hoax and about an NFL player who turned the gun on himself after killing his girlfriend.  These are just two stories that have recently … Continue reading

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