This Sunday is world suicide prevention day. Unfortunately, 1 in 5 Canadians suffer from a mental illness and suicide is the second leading cause of death among Canadian youth (10-24).
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In the past couple weeks the Internet has focused its attention on the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.
About 4 or 5 years ago a friend of mine handed me a book that looked a little worse for wear and told me that I needed to stop everything and read this story.
If you haven’t already heard of it, Project Semicolon was developed by Amy Bleuel as a non-profit movement dedicated to providing hope, encouragement, inspiration and love for those struggling with mental illness,
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