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The Commercial Dispatch
National suicide rates up, CDC saysin 2012, with a rate of 13.5 and 402 total deaths. Mississippi has the 40th-ra
National suicide rates up, CDC says
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
in 2012, with a rate of 13.5 and 402 total deaths. Mississippi has the 40th-ranked state for suicide, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Wyoming has the nation's highest suicide rate. Patricia Thornton, a co-occurring... Read more
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Benton Courier
Walk to bring awareness about suicideA Bryant mother who has participated in the American Foundation for Suicide Pre
Walk to bring awareness about suicide
Benton Courier / Posted 3 days ago
A Bryant mother who has participated in the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's Out of the Darkness Walk in Little Rock for the last three years has organized a walk to take place Saturday at Bryant High School. Jamie Raleigh participated... Read more
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The Spectator
Opinioncampus experience includes being denied access to bathrooms and gender-appropri
Opinion
The Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
campus experience includes being denied access to bathrooms and gender-appropriate campus housing. Another study by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention found that 41 percent of all transgender individuals have attempted suicide at... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
New suicide prevention law targets kidschild to the appropriate resources," said Roland Behm, Chairman of the Board of
New suicide prevention law targets kids
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
child to the appropriate resources," said Roland Behm, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Georgia Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Numbers released last week by the CDC show the suicide rate for girls ages 10 to... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
It’s time to stop the assault on transgender rightssome third-rate politicians decided to score points with the most intolerant am
It’s time to stop the assault on transgender rights
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
some third-rate politicians decided to score points with the most intolerant among their base. According to stats from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 41 percent of trans individuals have attempted suicide, compared to 4.6 percent... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Survivor strives to encourage mental health conversationsthe fears she had about speaking and saw it as an opportunity to serve a greate
Survivor strives to encourage mental health conversations
The Daily Cougar / Posted 4 days ago
the fears she had about speaking and saw it as an opportunity to serve a greater good.” Concluding her speech, Aurelio met American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Southeast Texas Chapter education chair Brenda Fitch, who not only nominated her... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Bowlers fighting suicide� Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, yet it is pr
Brookings Register Bowlers fighting suicide
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 6 days ago
� Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, yet it is preventable. The South Dakota chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will host Strike Out Suicide at 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, at Prairie Lanes... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Students walk to spread awareness about suicide, depressiondiagnosed her with depression, anxiety and borderline personality disorder. Th
Students walk to spread awareness about suicide, depression
Ball State Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
diagnosed her with depression, anxiety and borderline personality disorder. The senior social work major walked at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Alive Campaign's walk on campus to spread awareness about suicide and... Read more
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Daily Journal
Suicide problem acute in New JerseyAmericans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doree
Suicide problem acute in New Jersey
Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Americans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doreen Marshall, vice president of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, who grew up in East Rutherford. “It’s pretty troubling to see the rate growing... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christ
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
absolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. “Our nation has not made... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Suicide problem acute in New JerseyAmericans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doree
Suicide problem acute in New Jersey
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
Americans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doreen Marshall, vice president of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, who grew up in East Rutherford. “It’s pretty troubling to see the rate growing... Read more
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The News & Observer
HB2 etiquette guide: Understanding the language of LGBTages 18-24, the rate of attempted suicide is one of the highest, at 45 percent,
HB2 etiquette guide: Understanding the language of LGBT
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
ages 18-24, the rate of attempted suicide is one of the highest, at 45 percent, according to the Williams Institute and American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. For one San Francisco-based suicide hotline that helps transgender people, its... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Suicides Levels Rise To 30-Year Highrose to their highest level in decades. "Suicide rates are on the rise in our
Suicides Levels Rise To 30-Year High
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
rose to their highest level in decades. "Suicide rates are on the rise in our nation," said Dr. Christine Moutier, of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. "There has been a 24 percent increase overall." One of the most alarming... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
9 resources to help provide information about suicideis seeking help, experts recommend speaking to a doctor. But there's many othe
9 resources to help provide information about suicide
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 days ago
is seeking help, experts recommend speaking to a doctor. But there's many other valuable resources on Staten Island: The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to understanding and preventing... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women, but down for black malesabsolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christ
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women, but down for black males
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. “Our nation has not made... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New Jersey suicide rate has risen in recent years, data showsAmericans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doree
New Jersey suicide rate has risen in recent years, data shows
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
Americans are dying by suicide, so this reinforced that impression,” said Doreen Marshall, vice president of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, who grew up in East Rutherford. “It’s pretty troubling to see the rate growing... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Suicide prevention group shares eye-opening stats on Capitol stepsof the hundreds of heels, sneakers, and flip flops were 23 pairs of combat boot
Suicide prevention group shares eye-opening stats on Capitol steps
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
of the hundreds of heels, sneakers, and flip flops were 23 pairs of combat boots. Tyler West with the state chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention said these represented the 23 veterans who die by suicide in Arkansas each... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
U.S. suicide rates up, especially for womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates up, especially for women
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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Alaska Public
suicideover 41,000 people a year dying by it is currently the 10th leading cause of d
suicide
Alaska Public / Posted 9 days ago
over 41,000 people a year dying by it is currently the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. Join host Prentiss Pemberton and Board member for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Kim Hancox, as they discuss Suicide Preve... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
U.S. Suicide Rates Up, Especially Among Women, but Down for Black Malesabsolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christ
U.S. Suicide Rates Up, Especially Among Women, but Down for Black Males
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. “Our nation has not made... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
U.S. suicide rates up, especially for womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates up, especially for women
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women, but down for black malesabsolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christ
U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women, but down for black males
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. “Our nation has not made... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
US Suicide Rates Up, Especially Among Womenabsolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christ
US Suicide Rates Up, Especially Among Women
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that … suicide is still on the rise,” said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. “Our nation has not made... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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News 8000
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KSBW Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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CNN
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among womenabsolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Chri
U.S. suicide rates on the rise, especially among women
CNN / Posted 9 days ago
absolutely very concerned that ... suicide is still on the rise," said Dr. Christine Moutier, chief medical officer of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit organization that funds suicide research. "Our nation has not made... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Do You Help Someone Who Is At Risk Of Suicide?many, many more who struggle with suicidal thoughts. "Lots of people think abou
How Do You Help Someone Who Is At Risk Of Suicide?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
many, many more who struggle with suicidal thoughts. "Lots of people think about it," says Dr. Jill Harkavy-Friedman of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. "Suicide attempts are less frequent. Fortunately, dying by suicide is even less... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Do You Help Someone Who Is At Risk Of Suicide?many, many more who struggle with suicidal thoughts. "Lots of people think abou
How Do You Help Someone Who Is At Risk Of Suicide?
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
many, many more who struggle with suicidal thoughts. "Lots of people think about it," says Dr. Jill Harkavy-Friedman of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. "Suicide attempts are less frequent. Fortunately, dying by suicide is even less... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Suicide is Leading Cause of Violent Death for People from ArkansasDepartment of Health. On Friday, April 22, 2016, at 10:30 A.M. on the steps of
Suicide is Leading Cause of Violent Death for People from Arkansas
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Department of Health. On Friday, April 22, 2016, at 10:30 A.M. on the steps of the capitol building volunteers from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the largest suicide prevention organization in the United States, will host a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Transgender suicide hotline reports spike in calls following House Bill 2was 357 calls. This was such a clear trend when I looked at the numbers and cha
Transgender suicide hotline reports spike in calls following House Bill 2
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
was 357 calls. This was such a clear trend when I looked at the numbers and charted them.” According to a study by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Williams Institute, 41 percent of transgender people attempt suicide at... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Family walks to mark the anniversary of son's suicidewith the highest suicide rates, with a person committing suicide every five hou
Family walks to mark the anniversary of son's suicide
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
with the highest suicide rates, with a person committing suicide every five hours within the state, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The 2013 Pennsylvania Youth Survey reports that 12.3 percent of students in Elk... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Group connects resources for suicide preventionevents supporting other causes and organizations. And it recently hosted two Sa
Group connects resources for suicide prevention
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
events supporting other causes and organizations. And it recently hosted two Safe Talk trainings in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention organization out of Atlanta. For parents Eryc and Tonya Riddle, who have lost two... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Shining a lightevents supporting other causes and organizations. And it recently hosted two Sa
Shining a light
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
events supporting other causes and organizations. And it recently hosted two Safe Talk trainings in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention organization out of Atlanta. For parents Eryc and Tonya Riddle, who have lost two... Read more
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Denver Post
How one student's art and experience shed light on a shadowy subjectme strongly of how I needed to do this." The exhibit was accompanied by two co
How one student's art and experience shed light on a shadowy subject
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
me strongly of how I needed to do this." The exhibit was accompanied by two computers open to the web site for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, so viewers could make online donations. Stewart hopes to expand the exhibit and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Lobbyists will roll out the freebies this weekcourtesy of the Arkansas History Commission, at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. * LUNCH:
Lobbyists will roll out the freebies this week
Arkansas Times / Posted 13 days ago
courtesy of the Arkansas History Commission, at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. * LUNCH: Capitol Hill Building, 11 a.m. Wednesday, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. * AFTERNOON RECEPTION: 4 p.m. Wednesday, Association of Arkansas Counties... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Suicide prevention in Utahmost important time to be aware of suicide prevention because rates typically p
Suicide prevention in Utah
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 16 days ago
most important time to be aware of suicide prevention because rates typically peak in spring. Aiken is a volunteer for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the Utah chapter. AFSP brings awareness, helps individuals know they're not... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mental health agency releases intiatives to stem tide of suicides“If it were well-funded, it could be a model for the country,” said John Madiga
Mental health agency releases intiatives to stem tide of suicides
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
“If it were well-funded, it could be a model for the country,” said John Madigan, vice president of public policy for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Plouck said the new initiatives are a beginning, not an end. She knows that... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
UH to host Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide awarenesshas grown into a campus-wide event. | Courtesy of Gerald Jones. The Cullen Col
UH to host Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide awareness
The Daily Cougar / Posted 16 days ago
has grown into a campus-wide event. | Courtesy of Gerald Jones. The Cullen College of Engineering is teaming up with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to host the seventh annual Out of the Darkness walk 9 a.m. Saturday at Lynn Eusan... Read more
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J Weekly
N.J. couple creates trans support group honoring late daughterprograms. Transgender individuals have a 41 percent rate of attempted suicide,
N.J. couple creates trans support group honoring late daughter
J Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
programs. Transgender individuals have a 41 percent rate of attempted suicide, according to a 2014 study conducted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Dorogusker spoke of her daughter’s courage at the March 27 funeral in... Read more
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