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It’s OK To Ask For Help


Do you know a young adult or child that is struggling with depression, abuse, suicidal thoughts, anxiety, bullying, or other painful life event?  I discovered an AMAZING website that might help!  Go to YOUR LIFE YOUR VOICE .ORG   Call 1-800-448-3000  … Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention


The World Health Organization has determined that there is a suicide committed worldwide every 40 seconds.  By the year 2020, that number will double to every 20 seconds.  *Source https://www.befrienders.org/suicide-statistics  Depression is the #1 reason behind suicides.  THIS is why … Continue reading

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Event raises awareness of mental health issues with practical help


Originally posted on Minnesota Prairie Roots:
Minnesota Prairie Roots file photo used for illustration only. ? I EXPECT EVERY SINGLE ONE of you has experienced the loss of someone you know to suicide. I expect also that every single one…

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New Year and Depression


As the end of the year approaches, we all tend to reflect on what has happened over the course of the year.  I want to go back a little further than that. In May of 2017, I came out of … Continue reading

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Depression-No One Is Immune


*I’ve written about depression and Mental Illness previously.  I continue to speak out about this to help overcome the stigma attached to it.  No One Is Immune.  Please read.  You may just save a life.   There was a time when … Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention Day September 10th


Today is Suicide Prevention Day.  Be there for someone.  Listen. The Hotline # is:  1-800-273-8255 https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 

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