The terrifying link between concussions and suicide • by Erin Blakemore, washington post, 2/25/2016; published in Messenger-Inquirer Suicide and brain injury have long been linked by scientists, but just how many people who have had a brain injury end up committing suicide? A new study has a grim answer: It found that the longterm risk […]
Mental Health America Annual Symposium Date: 11/5/2015 Time: 7:00pm Location: Christian Fellowship Church 4100 Millersburg Rd. Evansville, IN Flier & Registration available at: https://www.deaconess.com/hipple (all proceeds go to Mental Health America) Description: Eric Hipple is a former NFL quarterback whose ten-year career was spent with the Detroit Lions. Since his 15-year-old son Jeff’s suicide, Eric has devoted […]
Suicide Prevention Coalition aims to increase awareness By Stephanie Salmons Messenger-Inquirer Aug 20, 2015 Mike Flaherty, president of the Owensboro Regional Suicide Prevention Coalition, says the best way to reach people on a personal level is in their communities. According to the organization’s website, orspc.org, the coalition “works to prevent the tragedy of suicide and […]
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