Warning Signs of Suicide

   Suicide Prevention   Imagine there were 45,000 more Americans each year. Unfortunately, there were. They committed suicide. These people were your neighbors, teachers, bankers, and lawyers. They were unknown homebodies and they were celebrities you saw on TV. These people were young, they were old, they were men, and they were women. They were […]

Suicide Prevention Effect of Ketamine

Ketamine in Suicide Prevention Tragic losses of life from suicide, like the recent passing of iconic designer Kate Spade and the chef, storyteller, and writer, Anthony Bourdain are absolutely devastating…and preventable. Each year, nearly 45,000 Americans die by suicide. Furthermore,  for every suicide, 25 more are attempted. With dire statistics like this, we must find a better […]

When a Friend Attempts Suicide

Suicide Touches Everyone When a person attempts suicide, it’s a terrible time for the whole family, as well as friends and other loved ones. Often the attention goes only to the person who attempted suicide. This is understandable. However, family and friends are also victims of suicide, in a different way. Common questions if a friend […]

Facts About Suicide

Facts About Suicide According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, nearly 45,000 people take their lives each year. More facts about suicide are that suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States annually. And the ramifications of suicide are far-reaching, often leaving an aftermath of bewilderment, devastation, and sadness. The […]