In recognition of 2019 Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month, FREDLA, The Family-Run Executive Director Leadership Association invited Family Leaders, Family Members, Caregivers and Colleagues to join a conversation about suicide prevention by sharing in 5 WORDS thoughts, feelings, or experiences related to suicide prevention.
They received over 160 submissions from 26 states. Each submission spoke from the heart about their experiences as survivors of suicide, or parents, relatives or community members affected by suicide.
HERE ARE THEIR WORDS:
Check out FREDLA’s Preventing Youth & Young Adult Suicide Information Sheet here.