World Mental Health Day 2019 – Suicide Prevention October 10, 2019

Standard Disclaimer:

I am not a medical health professional and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as medical advice. If you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency, dial 911 (where applicable) or contact proper emergency service personnel.

I re-blogged Blogtober Day 10 – World Mental Health Day – Suicide Prevention 2019 — LittleTinkablee that will go into better detail.

I have worked for several mental health agencies and volunteer for a few more. In addition to those qualifications, I have had friends, family members, co-workers, and others either attempt suicide or commit suicide. In many cases, these were individuals who appeared outwardly strong, but were facing battles they weren’t sharing. A close friend killed himself and it was a surprise to his wife, me, and others who thought he was doing well. Some of the people I know who killed themselves did it in ways that don’t show up as suicide.

If you are having suicidal thoughts or feelings, please get help.


About ICT Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's
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3 Responses to World Mental Health Day 2019 – Suicide Prevention October 10, 2019

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    Pastoring people going through this, for this week. So I’m really drained and slow lately on your blog


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