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How Will I Explain My Experience with Depression to My Son?

The following is an abridged version of an article comedian Chris Gethard wrote following the premiere of his acclaimed HBO special Career Suicide. The original article can be found here.

By Chris Gethard

Suicide Prevention in Iraq: Turning Loss into Action

Suicide is still a taboo issue in the Iraqi society. Many in Iraq still feel shame in admitting that they lost a loved one to suicide, or that they’ve experienced difficulties in their own mental health, for fear of societal stigmatization.

By Pakhshan Kakawais

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Walkers like us make a difference. Together we can change the conversation about mental health and put a stop to this tragic loss of life.

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College in the Age of Physical Distancing

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected people across the world in unprecedented ways. A large portion of those affected have been college students – over 25 million of us have been impacted by this virus

By Liz Strauss

Pups and Their Peeps Raise Awareness for Suicide Prevention

Coming together to share in the experience of looping the trails of the Preserve in memory of my husband and of all those affected by suicide, was a very powerful moment.

By Wendi Barbosa

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Reveals New Data on Mental Health in the Coronavirus Era

In recognition of May as Mental Health Awareness Month, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) shared new survey findings that reveal people experience anxiety (53%) and sadness (51%) more often now than before the coronavirus pandemic.


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