Posted in September 2022

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

By Yvonne Fall on September 12, 2022

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month—a time to raise awareness of this stigmatized, and often taboo, topic. Suicidal thoughts, much like mental health conditions, can affect anyone regardless of age, gender or background. In fact, suicide is often the result of an untreated mental health condition. Suicidal thoughts, although common, should not be considered normal and often indicate more serious issues. Thoughts of suicide can be frightening. But by reaching out for help or checking in…