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Netflix announced that after talking to mental health groups like the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, it is removing the scene in which Hannah Baker takes her own life from Episode 13, Season 1 of “13 Reasons Why.”
This post is presented in collaboration with Active Minds, the national organization dedicated to empowering students to speak openly about mental health.
I felt like life just wasn’t for me.
Many people have wondered how my parents, as two psychiatrists, could have ended up in this situation.
I know there is a need for more understanding and openness around mental health in our community. How do we overcome this?
This June, over 3,000 people participated in the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s Out of the Darkness™ Overnight Walks.
I wanted to bring attention to a subject many people feel apprehensive about discussing.
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the 14th leading cause of death in New Jersey.
I’m walking to spread awareness and hope for a world without suicide.
It is never too late to start to heal.