Suicide Prevention Research & News

October 2018

10/31/2018:  Speaker shares strategies for suicide prevention, coping with crisis (Daily Item 10/31)

                     Foundation offers suicide prevention program for schools (Jamestown Sun 10/30)

                     Cincinnati executive launches tech firm to prevent suicide (Cincinnati Business Courier 10/30)

                     Statewide suicide prevention group will close in March, but regional services will continue (Magic Valley 10/30)

                     EVENTS [11/2, 8-10]: Suicide prevention conference to bring healing and hope to public health crisis (C&G News 10/30)

                     EVENT [11/5]: Youth Suicide Prevention Summit On Nov. 5 In Canton (Canton Patch 10/30)

                     Israel Sees Dramatic Spike in Suicide Attempts by Children Under Age 14 (Haaretz 10/30)

                     Robbie’s Hope: Parents want son’s life to be a catalyst for suicide awareness [w/VIDEO] (NBC 9 News 10/29-30)

                     D51 Schools Train Staff in Suicide Prevention Course [w/VIDEO] (Western Slope Now 10/29)

10/30/2018:  Suicide more prevalent than homicide in US, but most Americans don't know it (EurekAlert / Univ of Washington 10/30)

                     Missoula teachers take suicide prevention class (ABC Fox Montana 10/30)

                     7 Ways Loneliness, And Connectedness, Affect Mental Health (Forbes 10/30)

                     Following historically high suicide rates, Iowa schools become mental health ‘gatekeepers’ [w/VIDEO] (Des Moines Register 10/29)

                     Oildale boy tries to kill himself over tablet (ABC 23 Bakersfield 10/29)

                     Speaker: Suicide doesn't discriminate (McCook Gazette 10/29)

                     Alberta veterans march to raise money for suicide prevention (CBC 10/29)

                     EVENT [11/5]: Pruett to give presentation on suicide prevention Nov. 5 (Crossville Chronicle 10/29)

10/29/2018:  Suicide risk higher among older vets who were in jail (Medical Xpress / Univ of Connecticut 10/29)

                     EVENT [11/12, 17}: Osage County group showing film to raise suicide prevention awareness (News Tribune 10/29)

                     The Samaritans embraces Mother to create railway suicide prevention campaign (The Drum 10/29)

                     Suicide prevention: In Ohio, drawing a bull's-eye to enlist gun owners in the cause (Cincinnati Online 10/29)

                     In its 11th Year in the U.S., Movember Foundation Debuts 50 Million Men (Longview News-Journal 10/29)

                     Stop using the term “suicide prevention” (Nunatsiaq News 10/29)

                     Thank you (Parkersburg News & Sentinel 10/28)

                     Psych Congress Kicks Off New Suicide Prevention Initiative (Psych Congress Network 10/28)

                     Madeleine Moon: We must enhance our safety policies around harmful content online (The House UK 10/28)

10/28/2018:  Fitness competition and 5K held to bring awareness to suicide prevention [w/VIDEO] (ABC 33 WYTV 10/27-28)

                     Awareness of suicide risk is important for all (Toledo Chronicle 10/27)

                     Red Cross announces Central Illinois heroes (The Pantagraph 10/27)

                     Her death leaves her family wondering: Did Idaho’s health care system fail her? [w/VIDEO] (Idaho Statesman 10/27)

                     Film offers remarkably candid look at Palo Alto teen suicides [w/VIDEO] (Mercury News 10/27)

                     Broken promise of a brother motivating young sailor to help (Daily Telegraph Australia 10/27)

                     MacDuff’s Call: Hearts full, supporting suicide prevention (Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News 10/27)

                     Suicide documentary by Lisa Klein sparks conversation about prevention (Times Reporter 10/27)

10/27/2018:  Suicide: Facing The Elephant In The Room [w/VIDEO] (My ArkLaMiss 10/26)

                     EVENT [10/29-11/2]: ‘Signs of Suicide’ art to be displayed Oct. 29-Nov. 2 (Dayton Daily News 10/26)

                     In memory of Tristan; Teen's mom organizes suicide awareness event (The Daily Times 10/26)

                     The Heathers TV remake premieres and fans are slamming it for this controversial suicide storyline (Digital Spy 10/26)

                     Fishers teachers died of gunshot wounds in a murder-suicide, coroner finds [w/VIDEO] (Indy Star 10/26)

                     The personal side of suicide: Albion mother, daughter share thoughts on loss of a loved one (Daily News 10/26)

                     Just weeks after hazing arrest, TCU student found dead in apparent suicide [w/VIDEO] (ABC 8 WFAA 10/26)

                     Idaho Suicide Prevention Group Shutting Down in March (US News & World Report 10/26)

10/26/2018:  Local organization is working to decrease the high number suicide deaths in South Carolina [w/VIDEO] (ABC 6 WJBF 10/25-26)

                     EVENT [10/29]: Motivational speaker coming to Line Mountain Tuesday (The Daily Item 10/25)

                     2 Southeast Minnesota People Recognized by 'Towards Zero Deaths' [w/VIDEO] (KIMT 3 News 10/25)

                     Local first responder: ‘I felt the only way out was to kill myself’ [w/VIDEO] (WHIO 7 News 10/25)

                     Idaho’s 1st suicide prevention group says it will close down next year (Idaho Statesman 10/25)

                     American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Awards $5.3M for 26 Suicide Prevention Research Grants (BioSpace 10/25)

                     Report shows emergency responders are committing suicide more than line of duty deaths [w/VIDEO] (NBC/CBS Fargo 10/25)

                     Israel's Education Ministry Halts Suicide-prevention Program Over Budget Spat (Haaretz 10/25)

                     Oscar winner's new documentary tackles brother's suicide (BBC 10/25)

                     Suicide prevention minister could be ‘legally compromised’ over silence on ESA risk (Disability News Service 10/25)

10/25/2018:  LaGrange seminar addresses depression, suicide (Chronicle-Telegram 10/25)

                     Suicide Prevention: What Works, What Doesn't? [w/AUDIO] (Public News Service 10/25)

                     Suicide survivor shares journey from jumping off bridge to talking mental health with students [w/VIDEO] (Erie News Now 1025)

                     MWCC holding Minority Mental Health Awareness Summit (The Gardner News 10/24)

                     How our drinking water could help prevent suicide (Vox 10/24)

                     What the order of unhappy Facebook posts say about suicide risk (Deseret News 10/24)

                     ADAA 2019 Annual Conference: Focusing Research on Improving Treatment Outcomes for Anxiety/Depression (EIN News 10/24)

                     5 reasons American workers are more depressed, suicidal than ever before [w/VIDEO] (WHIO 7  TV 10/24)

10/24/2018:  Construction begins on suicide prevention fence at Quechee Gorge (The Dartmouth 10/24)

                     Suicide prevention program coming to Columbiana MS (Salem News 10/24)

                     Do Chatbots Have A Role To Play In Suicide Prevention? (Tech Financials 10/24)

                     Durango schools take new approach to preventing suicides [w/VIDEO] (KOB 4 10/23)

                     Lilly's Lope for Hope expands its reach to help prevent suicide, promote wellness (Philmath Express 10/23)

                     EVENT [11/12]: Best-selling author and suicide survivor Kevin Hines to speak at CU (Univ of Colorado Boulder 10/23)

                     QPR trainings help people look for warning signs of suicide (Technician 10/23)

                     Active Minds hosts ‘Send Silence Packing’ to bring awareness to suicide (Collegiate Times 10/23)

                     Secretary of State urged to intervene to ensure implementation of suicide prevention strategy (News Letter UK 10/23)

                     Suicide Prevention Program to Reach All Seventh Graders in Washoe County Public Schools (This is Reno 1/23)

                     How One Colorado Town Is Tackling Suicide Prevention — Starting With The Kids (NPR 10/23)

10/23/2018:  Long-term Benzodiazepine Use May Increase COPD Patients’ Suicide Risk, Study Suggests (COPD News Today 10/23)

                     EVENT [10/27]: Suicide Prevention TF continues; veterans training program set for Saturday (Livingston County News 10/22)

                     Mother of Knox teen suicide victim: The system is 'broken' [w/VIDEO] (Knox News 10/22-23)

                     Ottawa ready to help as Inuit health officials grapple with spate of suicides (CTV 10/22)

                     6 local schools awarded funds for suicide prevention programs [w/VIDEO] (WHIO 7 News 10/22)

                     Suicide prevention guidelines to be set up (Japan News 10/22)

                     Family Hopes Suicide-Prevention Fence Over Gorge Will Help (US News & World Report 10/22)

                     Focus on suicide prevention: In Crawford County, 57 died by their own hands in last decade (Galion Enquirer 1/22)

                     EVENT [10/24]: Learn How To Help Someone In Distress With QPR Suicide Training (Mashpee Enterprise 10/22)

                     Ministry of Health to draft national suicide prevention and treatment strategic plan [w/VIDEO] (Namibian Broadcast Corp 10/22)

                     EVENT [11/17]: International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is Nov. 17 (WNY Papers 10/22)

10/22/2018:  The economics of suicide (The Star 10/22)

                     Murder-suicide statistics: Studies show cases overwhelmingly involve male perpetrators [w/VIDEO] (Tennesseean 10/22)

                     Kansas mom promotes suicide prevention after loss of two sons [w/VIDEO] (KSNT 10/21)

                     EVENT [10/24]: Project Wake Up Comedy Night for suicide prevention [w/VIDEO] (Fox 2 St. Louis 10/21)

                     EV leaders seeking answers to teen suicide crisis (East Valley Tribune 10/21)

                     Suicidal man kills himself after hospital discharges him (New Haven Register 10/21)

                     Colorado launching suicide prevention efforts (Durango Herald 10/21)

                     Golden High School shows success with anti-suicide program [w/VIDEO] (Fox 31 News 10/20)

10/21/2018:  Youth suicide is a surging crisis in New Hampshire (Concord Monitor 10/21)

                     Ministry of Defence studying armed forces suicide: more than 40 servicemen/women kill selves last year (Independent UK 10/21)

                     The many ways to help prevent suicide (The Courier Times 10/20)

                     Widow of suicide veteran tells minister to "get a grip" on mental health crisis (The Telegraph UK 10/20)

                     The power of peer support: How sharing lived experience of mental illness offers 'a different kind of hope' (ABC Australia 10/20)

                     Catholic Charities of Oklahoma City leader wins national award for suicide prevention program (News OK 10/20)

                     New program at La Salle University uses virtual reality to help with suicide prevention (KYW Newsradio 10/20)

                     Radio's Delilah shares advice after losing son to suicide: Don't say 'I know how you feel' (USA Today 10/19)

                     New mental health initiative aims to combat teen suicide [w/VIDEO] (NBC 5 KOAA 10/19)

                     Psychogenic Death: Why Do Healthy People Give Up on Life? (MedScape Psychiatry 10/16)

10/20/2018:  Winning At Home: Winning at school (Holland Sentinel 10/19)

                     Montana teachers learn how to keep kids alive as suicide rates climb (NBC 6 KPVI)

                     Covington students shine throughout community (New Orleans Advocate 10/19)

                     LRGH to be hub in new drug-treatment system (Laconia Daily Sun 10/19)

                     Suicide: 59 Crawford County residents dead in 10 years [w/VIDEO] (Bucyrus Telegraph Forum 10/19)

                     Media portrayals of suicide are 'irresponsible', says campaign group (Christian Today 10/19)

                     Lenape graduate started the Burlington County Out of the Darkness walk (Courier Post 10/19)

                     Local groups fight to bring more awareness to suicide deaths (ABC 8 Tulsa 10/18)

10/19/2018:  Send Silence Packing | UD event starts conversation about suicide prevention (WDEL 10/19)

                     Researchers aim to reduce suicides among former prisoners (Brown Daily Herald 10/19)

                     United Middle School holds suicide prevention event (KGNS TX 10/18)

                     Pesticides and suicide prevention – why research needs to be put into practice (The Conversation 10/18)

10/18/2018:  Scientists hope to help reduce high suicide rate among Arizona EMTs (Tucson News 10/17)

                     North Dakota schools invited to apply for suicide prevention program funding (Bismarck Tribune 10/17)

                     Suicide prevention and mental health services bill passes Senate (WFMZ 69 News 10/17)

                     EVENT [10/20]: Second Annual Boxfest for Suicide Prevention (NBC WHIZ News 10/17)

                     EVENT [10/20]: Suicide Prevention Gospel Explosion [w/VIDEO] (ABC / CBS / CW 8 KNOE 10/17)

                     EVENT [10/20]: Teen suicide-prevention seminar planned (Sturgis Journal 10/17)

                     Seminary schools hold suicide prevention rally [w/VIDEO] (WDAM 7 News 10/17)

10/17/2018:  When Matthew was 10 his brother took his own life. After a decade, the government finally listened to him (Independent UK 10/16)

                     EVENT [10/18]: Youth suicide prevention task force to meet Thursday (Shawnee Dispatch 10/16)

                     Utah Opera's Romeo and Juliet helps to bring suicide prevention awareness to teens [w/VIDEO] (Good4Utah 10/16)

                     Suicide awareness film comes to Bay (Daily Press 10/16)

                     Suicide prevention program being offered to more ND schools (Grand Forks Herald 10/16)

                     Sprague High School, mental health partners host teen suicide prevention event (Statesman Journal 10/16)

10/16/2018:  CWI and Stichting 113 use Data Analytics for Suicide Prevention (CWI 10/16)

                     Farmers Union Insurance Helps Fund Suicide Hotline (News Dakota 10/16)

                     Jacksonville nonprofit plans to help families of veterans who committed suicide (ABC/NBC 10/15-16)

                     Pam Ortiz Band concert benefits suicide prevention campaign (Kent County News 10/15)

                     Illenium Partners Up in New Campaign for Suicide Prevention [w/VIDEO] (EDM News 10/15)

                     CDC survey becomes a tool in Stark County suicide prevention (Canton Rep 10/15)

                     New campaign focused on suicide prevention [AUDIO] (WIFR News 10/15)

                     Construction of Suicide Prevention Fence Over Gorge to Start (US News & World Report 10/15)

                     Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention Holds First Strategic Planning Session (Contractor Magazine 10/15)

                     OPINION: Our Suicide Prevention Myths—Doing What Works (Psychology Today 10/15)

10/15/2018:  Government has room for improvement to curb mental health crisis, Mental Health Foundation says [w/VIDEO] (TV NZ 10/15)

                     Suicide is a community-wide issue [w/VIDEO] (The Register-Guard 10/14)

                     31 teen suicides in 15 months fuels alarm in EV (East Valley Tribune AZ 10/14)

                     'Hang On -- There is Hope' (Tribune-Star 10/13)

10/14/2018:  2.3 lakh deaths a year! It's time India tackled suicide, the silent killer, as a public health crisis (Economic Times 10/14)

                     'Suicide is not just a mental health issue' (Economic Times 10/13) 

                     Utah teens report increasing depression, suicide attempts, other health risks (Deseret News 10/13)

                     Utah Valley University leading discussion on suicide prevention (Daily Herald 10/13)

                     Eventually Group Presents Broadway Benefit for Suicide Prevention (Sun Times News 10/13)

                     ‘Say something’: Bullying left Rock Hill resident with long-term challenges [w/VIDEO] (The Herald 10/13)

                     Veterans campaigners call for coroners to catalogue suicides (Telegraph UK 10/13)

10/13/2018:  Veteran Suicide Awareness at Local Billings Residence (NBC 8 KULR 10/12)

                     Suicide Prevention: Protecting Your Kids from Destructive Outside Influences (Fox News Radio 10/12)

                     New phone app launched to help prevent suicides in Suffolk (East Anglian Daily Times 10/12)

                     EVENT [10/22]: Northeast in South Sioux City to Host Suicide Prevention Event (KTIC FM 10/12)

                     Focusing on people at 'high risk' of suicide has failed as a suicide prevention strategy (Medical Xpress 10/12)

                     New suicide prevention hub for Limerick [w/VIDEO] (RTE News 10/12)

10/12/2018:  Benzodiazepines in patients with COPD and PTSD may increase suicide risk (MD Linx 10/12)

                     What Strategies Can We Use to Prevent Death by Suicide? [w/VIDEO] (MedScape 10/11)

                     America's Warrior Partnership Expanding Veteran Suicide Prevention Study to New Communities (Newswire 10/11)

                     Nearly 1 in 4 teens in some parts of Utah say they recently considered suicide, new report says (Salt Lake Tribune 10/11)

                     Creating Awareness for Suicide as a Mental Health Issue at UVU Conference (Utah Valley Univ 10/11)

                     St. Paul police chief honors ‘ordinary heroes’ who helped stop a possible suicide (Pioneer Press 10/10-11)

                     Lady Gaga pens global call for suicide prevention, mental-health support (The Inquirer Philly 10/10)

                     Columbia to implement gatekeeper training for Core faculty, other plans for mental health reform (Columbia Spectator 10/10)

                     As Summit County suicides double last year’s total, 1A seeks to fund mental health and suicide prevention (Summit Daily 10/10)

10/11/2018:  Voice analysis to aid in fight against suicide and depression (CIO Australia 10/11)

                     Preventing suicide: The basic mistake holding us back [w/VIDEO] (News Australia 10/11)

                     Antidepressant prescribing in Scotland rises by almost 3 million items per year over a decade (Pharmaceutical Journal 10/11)

                     With suicide rates rising, many mental health care providers unprepared, research suggests (Purdue Univ 10/10)

                     Bedford Board of Health to offer suicide prevention (Wicked Local Bedford 10/10)

                     Suicide Prevention Action Network launches in Kalamazoo with goal to eliminate suicide (CBS 3 WWMT 10/10)

                     BPS calls on new Minister for Suicide Prevention to prioritise early intervention (British Psychological Assoc. 10/10)

                     English first: Suicide prevention (EurekAlert / Ludwig-Maximilians Univ Munich 10/10)

                     For World Mental Health Day, here are 6 easy ways to prioritize your mental health [w/VIDEO] (ABC News 10/10)

10/10/2018:  World Mental Health Day: PM appoints suicide prevention minister (BBC 10/10)

                     Uni students back suicide prevention measures (Sky News 10/10)

                     Eating disorders, youth and Indigenous mental illness priorities of $125m government mission (Sydney Morning Herald 10/10)

                     EVENT [10/6]: Suicide Prevention Conference set for Dec. 6 (Central Jersey 10/9)

                     IDPH receives suicide prevention grant (We Are Iowa 10/9)

                     Opioid overdoses could be suicide attempts (Public Radio 90 10/9)

                     VA offers services to help prevent suicide (Commercial-News 10/9)

                     800,000 people kill themselves every year. What can we do? (The Guardian UK 10/9)

                     Shea Baker, longtime Lexington radio DJ, artist, dies at 44. Friends mourn. (Lexington Herald-Leader 10/9)

10/09/2018:  Griffith faces up to the issues of World Mental Health Day (Griffith Univ Australia 10/9)

                     'Suicide prevention is up to all of us' professionals say in wake of Kristin Westra's suicide [w/VIDEO] (NBC News Maine 10/8)

                     Project Semicolon combats stigma, raises awareness for suicide prevention (The Advocate 10/8)

                     CDC data shows more suicides have no reported mental health link (The Citizens' Voice 10/8)

                     Combating suicide (My ND Now 10/8)

                     The Walking Man [VIDEO Trailer] (Montana Standard 10/8)

                     'Close to Home' Series Tackles Tough Issues [w/VIDEO] (We Are Green Bay 10/8)

                     Annual suicide prevention program held in Cambria County [w/VIDEO] (CBS WTAJ 10/8)

10/08/2018:  VA data: Suicide rate for Alabama veterans up, especially for young veterans (Alabama Today 10/8)

                     New Productivity Commission Inquiry to shine a light on mental health (Mirage News Australia 10/8)

                     A Life Lost Too Soon (Great Neck Record 10/8)

                     No Surprise: LGBT Teens More Likely to Attempt Suicide (MedPage Today 10/8)

                     Private Memorial to be Held for College Football Player Who Died Jumping Out Window (The Epoch Times 10/8)

                     Open Up, Hong Kong’s first 24/7 counselling platform for troubled youth, launches (South China Morning Post 10/8)

                     Second chamber ‘Town-Talk’ draws a crowd (Plumas County News 10/8)

                     Suicide intervention program trains Aboriginal communities to 'ask the question' (ABC Australia 10/8)

                     North Yarmouth body identified. Kristin Westra's death ruled suicide [w/VIDEO] (NBC Newscenter Maine 10/7-8)

                     Suicide prevention network relaunches in Kalamazoo Area [w/VIDEO] (CBS 3 WWMT 10/7)

                     Valley officials talk about the rise in veteran suicide (NBC 21 WFMJ 10/7)

                     Better program data needed to improve Utah suicide prevention efforts, study says (The Spectrum 10/7)

                     14th Annual Cambria County suicide remembrance ceremony [w/VIDEO] (NBC 6 WJAC 10/7)

                     Santa Fe woman part of film about suicide issues (Santa Fe Mew Mexican 10/6)

10/07/2018:  Vets twice as likely to fatally OD – what the Dayton VA is doing about it [w/VIDEO] (Dayton Daily News 10/7)

                     Tempe Union High School District makes strides in suicide prevention [w/VIDEO] (AZFamily 3 CBS 5 10/6)

                     GBI, Barrow schools host youth suicide prevention summit (Gwinnett Daily Post 10/6)

                     M-P students get behind suicide prevention efforts (Marysville Globe 10/6)

                     SADD observing Suicide Prevention Month (The Courier-Times 10/6)

                     Free suicide-awareness training available (The News Courier 10/6)

                     This group thinks gun stores are the key to suicide prevention [w/VIDEO] (VICE News 10/6)

                     Suicide prevention 'is everyone's business' (South Wales Argus 10/5)

10/06/2018:  VA launches new suicide prevention campaign (Federal News Network 10/5)

                     Naomi Judd Pens Letter of Hope to Those With Depression, Anxiety (The Fix 10/5)

                     Individuals Remove Posters in RecPlex Promoting Suicide Prevention (Univ of Dayton Flyer News 10/5)

                     EVENTS [10/7-13]: Free suicide prevention trainings (CBS WTAJ 10/5)

                     Tom Morello teams up with suicide prevention charity for new single [w/VIDEO] (Louder 10/5)

                     EVENT [10/9]: Suicide prevention training offered in Truro (Wicked Local Truro 10/5)

                     EVENT [10/17]: American Legion Post hosting Suicide Prevention session (Scottsbluff Star-Herald 10/5)

                     Suicide prevention: One conversation can save a life (Hi Desert Star 10/4)

                     Local non-profit advocates for suicide awareness in rural villages [w/VIDEO] (NBC 11 AK 10/4)

                     Remembering suicide victims, raising awareness about prevention efforts [w/VIDEO] (NBC 13 WNYT 10/4)

                     Student lacrosse battle raises awareness of suicide prevention [w/VIDEO] (NBC 3 WAVE 10/4)

10/05/2018:  Panel studies ways to reduce suicide among Oklahoma veterans (Tulsa World 10/5)

                     Scientists receive Young Investigator Grants from Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (Medical Life Sciences News 10/5)

                     Colorado Launches ‘Below the Surface’ Suicide Prevention Campaign (Pagosa Daily Post 10/4)

                     Camp Resilience: Building veteran resilience outdoors and inside (Nashua Telegraph 10/4)

                     TBI Is Associated with Nearly Two-Time Risk for Suicide Better Interventions Are Needed, Experts Say (Neurology Today 10/4)

                     Number of men dying by suicide in Ireland eight times higher than women, HSE figures show [w/VIDEO] (Irish Mirror 10/4)

                     Death of Colorado Springs teen sparks conversation about suicide prevention (Fox 21 News 10/4)

                     EVENT [10/29]: Suicide prevention training to be offered Oct. 29 (Times Reporter 10/4)

                     BMS teachers show their support for student suicide prevention group (Beatrice Daily Sun 10/4)

                     Valley woman pushing for suicide prevention after son's death (ABC 15 AZ 10/3-4)

10/04/2018:  Men account for eight in 10 suicides in Ireland (The Journal 10/5)

                     Brain & Behavior Research Foundation awards over $13 million in young investigator grants (EurekAlert / BBRF 10/4)

                     Suicide Prevention: How to Find Out If Your Child is Having Suicidal Thoughts [w/AUDIO] (Fox News 10/4)

                     Backpack display at ND promotes suicide prevention awareness [w/VIDEO] (NBC 16 WNDU 10/3)

                     One in five police calls in Norfolk now involves mental health (Eastern Daily Press 10/3)

                     Report: Utah suicide rates rise dramatically across age groups (Utah Policy 10/3)

                     Detailed new five-year plan to guide suicide prevention, awareness in Idaho (Idaho Press 10/3)

                     Naomi Judd Reveals 8 Heartbreaking Truths About Suicide in Letter to Fans (Prevention 10/3)

                     EVENT [10/22-23]: Suicide prevention event to offer tools for professionals, community (Idaho Press 10/3)

                     'Sharing Hope in Cabot' | Suicide Prevention event draws full crowd [w/VIDEO] (CBS 11 THV 10/3)

                     St. Charles awards $70K in grants for suicide prevention (News 21 KTVZ 10/2)

                     Milton city council seeks to bring suicide prevention awareness to city (Santa Rosa's Press Gazette 10/2)

10/03/2018:  Lessons from Suicide Research [VIDEO] (AFSP 10/3)

                     We've Lost 5,520 Just this Year SO FAR (IAVA 10/3)

                     10th anniversary of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (Congress Web 10/3)

                     Church, community advocate for suicide prevention[w/VIDEO] (Daily Universe 10/2)

                     Smart Talk 10th anniversary: Suicide prevention [w/AUDIOs] (WITF 10/2)

                     FSU professor to discuss warning signs of suicide at Tallahassee Senior Center [w/VIDEO] (ABC 27 WTXL 10/2)

                     With 19 suicides last year, Lewis & Clark County will get a full-time prevention coordinator (Helena Independent Record 10/2)

                     SBVC Students Recognized for Suicide Prevention Short Film (Precinct Reporter 10/2)

                     Levitt, Carlton County lead way in battling suicide (Duluth News-Tribune 10/2)

                     Tuckahoe PD participates in 'Bucket Hat Challenge' suicide prevention cause [w/VIDEO] (Lohud 10/2)

                     Suicide Rates Climb Dramatically Across US, CDC Report Finds (Sputnik News 10/2)

                     That Time I Called the Suicide Prevention Hotline and Was Placed on Hold (The Good Men Project 10/2)

                     Bringing the Results of Suicide Prevention Research to Local Communities (AFSP 9/27)

10/02/2018:  Suicide prevention support extends to Mount Gambier inmates (The Border Watch Australia 10/2)

                     Cabot community aims to end suicide after multiple deaths in recent months, years [w/VIDEO] (CBS 11 THV 10/1)

                     CMU Silence Shoot Campaign Sparks Conversation About Suicide [w/VIDEO] (9 & 10 News 10/1)

                     Suicide Prevention Program to serve Herkimer County residents (Times Telegram 10/1)

                     Event brings suicide, bullying prevention to southern Madison County (News and Tribune 10/1)

                     Suicide prevention conference at Ohio State offers ideas and support for Ohio schools (Ohio State Univ 10/1)

                     Viagra linked to trouble with color vision: Report (UPI 10/1)

                     Death rates for young Americans down (UPI 10/1)

                     Suicide rates are rising across the US and the numbers are not subtle (The Hill 10/1)

10/01/2018:  Suicide Prevention Week / Month Updates (AFSP / CongressWeb 10/1)

                     Learning More about Suicide: The Family as a Seatbelt [w/VIDEOs] (AFSP 10/1)

                     Suicide: preventable, not predictable (Tullahoma TN News 9/30)

                     Recent CDC study shows rise in suicide across much of US [w/AUDIO] (WRVO / NPR 9/30)

                     EGCC active during Suicide Prevention Week (Salem News 9/30)

                     Ozarks Tonight: Examining the Columbia Protocol for Suicide Awareness [w/VIDEO] (Ozarks First 9/30)

                     Suicide prevention: A public health approach and a focus on vulnerable populations [w/AUDIO] (WRVO / NPR 9/30)

                     It’s Time to Talk About Suicide [w/VIDEO] (ABC 16 WNEP 9/29)

                     Behavioral health professionals from across Ohio attend local suicide prevention training (WBKN 27 News 9/29)