My twin died by suicide. I’ve been too ashamed to talk about it – until now.

I haven’t been able to talk about my brother because of my guilt and shame in not being able to help him. But I want to find ways to help others. I don’t talk about Steve anymore. He’s become my secret. The one I’m too ashamed to share. Steve and I were uncommonly close, that…

Kauai suicide prevention nonprofit to create ag training site, youth center

A Kauai nonprofit for youth suicide prevention, Kukulu Kumuhana O Anahola, is working with the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to turn a rundown, 10-acre piece of land in Anahola into a youth center and agricultural garden training site. READ MORE: Kauai suicide prevention nonprofit to create ag training site, youth center

What Employers Need to Know About Suicide Prevention

Research on common predictors, effective interventions, and strategies to support employees if a colleague dies by suicide. Between 1999 and 2018, the rate of suicide deaths in the United States increased by 35%. Each year, approximately 47,000 Americans die by suicide, which equates to approximately 130 deaths each day. The majority of suicide deaths occur among working age individuals,…