Astra Garner, Vice President of Clinical Advancement for KVC Hospitals, discusses how to prevent suicide, look for the warning signs, and find helpful resources.
Posts Tagged ‘suicide prevention’
In this post, Dr. Vishal Adma and Dr. Jyotsna Adma discuss what parents can do to help their children cope with anxiety and other pressures.
Teen suicides are often misunderstood with many false understandings surrounding prevention and the root of the issue. We are setting the record straight on some of these common myths.
During the MTV Video Music Awards this year, one rapper used his performance it as a platform to talk about suicide prevention awareness. Learn more here.
As the national rate of suicide in teens increases, it is important to know the warning signs, risk factors and how to create a safety plan for healing.
A recent study shows that teen suicide rates have doubled over the last decade. Read the blog to learn more about the study results, causes & how you can help.
“13 Reasons Why” has sparked a needed discussion about teen suicide. Hear what our therapists have to say about the series and talking to your children about it.
Celebrity rapper Kid Cudi announces he is checking into rehab for mental health issues, and along with an outpouring of support it sparks conversation about mental health.
KVC Hospitals is expanding the Zero Suicide strategy into its programming and training.
While at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital, thirteen-year-old Greg learned how to heal from the painful emotions he felt and cope from them without having to engage in self-harming behavior.