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Suicide: The Facts (2020)
Featured in USA Today
We tell suicidal people to go to therapy. So why are therapists rarely trained in suicide?
How to find a therapist if you’re suicidal
Featured in These Podcasts
Leaving The Valley podcast: Episode 32: "Grieving a Suicide, Part I"
Leaving The Valley podcast: Episode 33: "Grieving a Suicide, Part II"
Hope Pieced Together podcast: Episode 18: “Tackling Suicide: A Professional Perspective with Whitcomb Terpening”
Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District Guidance & Guidance “Let’s Talk” podcast: Episode 23: “I’m Scared: Facing Suicide”
The Semicolon Group Blog
Suicidal Thoughts in Our Young People
Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people aged 15-24.1 We are in the most technologically advanced society we’ve ever been in, …
The Spectrum of Suicide
We all have an image of what the word “suicide” looks like: desperation, in need of rescuing, maybe somebody crouched down or curled up and …
The Stages of Suicide Grief
“What if I had done more?” “What if I had noticed earlier?” “What if I had been more protective, less trusting, less scared?” “What if …
Moving Through Suicidal Thoughts in a World that Isn’t Moving: Surviving Suicide During a Pandemic
It seems like just a couple of sleeps ago we were all going through our lives as normal – rushing from one thing to another, …
Is Suicide Preventable?
Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. This day was started in 2003 by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and World Health Organization (WHO) …
Our Silence is Killing Us
Suicide can be scary. The word alone makes most of our stomachs drop. We learn early on that suicide is a taboo topic to discuss …