“I haven’t thought about suicide in a long time. I’m thinking about it now. I feel very dumb. I feel like a midget in a world full of giants. 530 more words
Tags » Suicide Awareness
Today, September 10, 2015, is World Suicide Prevention Day. In fact, it’s actually National Suicide Prevention Week.
I went back and forth on whether or not it was a good idea to actually write about this today, because it’s such a taboo topic. 358 more words
Fascinating and yet a tad disturbing study on ‘disabled suicide’ suggests although disability is a contributing factor to depression and isolation, suicide may have more to do with cultural impressions then living a disabled life. 35 more words
Recently, I attended a seminar through my work place. I work for a Government organisation and they are always wanting us to ‘brush up’ on one procedure or another so imagine my shock when I discovered the seminar was about suicide awareness. 469 more words