In this episode, Sarah welcomes back Dawn Meyers, High School Counselor and suicide survivor. They discuss experiences with suicide losses in their own lives, weave in resources and practical tips to assist others with their journey. The focus of this episode is the topic of suicide survivors, meaning those suffering the loss of a loved one to suicide.
If you are a person who has experienced a loss of a loved one, someone who is suffering from a mental health challenge, or you are seeking to know more and even advocate, here is a list of resources. Remember, you are not alone, and together we can forward the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s mission to see a world without suicide.
Resources for Suicide Awareness and Prevention:
Resources for those experiencing a mental health crisis:
Resources for individuals who have loved ones complete a suicide:
Recommended book from Dawn:
Support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and purchase a Balance Like a Pirate item.