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Taking Care of Our Kids’ Mental Health (and Our Own) During Back-to-School Season

My concerns these days turn mostly to my children and those children around me. Kids usually approach the back-to-school season with feelings of anticipation at starting a new grade, or sadness as summer ends.

By Doreen Marshall, Ph.D., AFSP Vice President of Mission Engagement

Research Video Spotlight: The Family as a Seatbelt

To see more, visit our Research Video page, which features short, easy-to-understand clips from some of the world’s leading suicide prevention researchers, filmed during the 2017 International Summit on Suicide Research, co-sponsored by AFSP and the International Academy of Suicide Research.

By AFSP

9 Suggestions for Other Parents Who Have Lost a Child to Suicide

For other parents who have lost a child to suicide, here are nine suggestions I’d like to share.

By Denise Schatt-Denslow