Warning: This post contains references to youth suicide
On Sunday, November 13, 2016, people around North America connected on Facebook to tell or show people how much they mattered.
Suicide is a troubling topic that most of us would rather not deal with, but suicide is a reality, and it is more common than we would like to think.
There is so much to be done in the world of suicide prevention, and while we may be making some small steps in starting more conversations, creating more awareness, dismantling more stigma, there are so many underlying beliefs and attitudes that n
Please note that this post contains statistics and information about suicide that may be triggering.
I’m in crisis! What do I do?
I don’t know what’s wrong…
I think I need to talk to someone.
My friend needs help.
How can I help my friend?
If you or a friend are struggling with eating disorders, these tips can help to support you in recovery or while you are receiving treatment. If you are not already in treatment, we encourage you to reach out.
“Any behavior, substance related or not, that a person craves, finds relief in, finds pleasure in, but has negative consequences, and difficulty giving it up.” – Dr. Gabor Mate, M.D. (addiction treatment specialist)