Another guest post by Dana
*NOTE* I felt this post was important enough that it
needed to be on both Lynn's blog and my blog.
My life has been touched by suicide far too many times. If you are not already familiar with it, you can read my personal story HERE. If you wonder how a "sane" person could ever consider suicide as an option, read Lynn's story personal story HERE.
Most of us are familiar with the immediate warning signs for suicide:
We need to familiarize ourselves with the more subtle warning signs for suicide.
If you, or someone you know, is in emotional distress or suicidal crisis please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8225)
What can you do today? Visit Take 5 To Save Lives and get involved and become informed. Hopefully you will never need the information you'll find there.
Friday, September 10, 2010
September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day. In the United States alone, a person dies by suicide every 16 minutes.