Greenville Meeting Focuses On Suicide Prevention

August 6th, 2013 Posted by Stories of Hope 0 thoughts on “Greenville Meeting Focuses On Suicide Prevention”

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The Upstate affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness hosted its annual dinner with a focus on suicide prevention. vente de newbalance Dr. new balance femme pas cher Frank Page was the guest speaker and he called suicide a major problem that often gets swept under the rug. “It is a difficult subject but it’s an epidemic in our culture,” Page said. soldes newbalance It has taken time but now he talks about it a lot because his daughter killed herself four years ago. acheter newbalance “It’s only been the past year I can even talk about it without crying profusely.” Page served as a pastor in Taylors for years before working on a book about his daughter. At the end of each chapter he writes a letter to people considering hurting themselves in hopes to talk them out of it. soldes newbalance chaussures “We need to start talking and being honest and letting people be honest about their feelings.” Greenville resident Paton Blough is open about his struggles with bipolar disorder. He talked about how he was able to get control of the illness and the amount of support necessary to reach that level.

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