Why We Should Talk About Mental Health And Suicide Prevention Now
as seen in The Huffington Post reported by Victor Schwartz M.D. & Ellen Utley on September 28, 2016
For so many young people and their families September is a time associated with the invigorating feeling of setting off for a new school year with renewed focus, new opportunities, rekindled friendships and the promise of increasing independence. For adults and parents, there’s a sense of reward as we watch the next generation learn and take charge of their lives.
So why start a conversation about mental health and suicide prevention this time of year?