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Time to Talk – Media, Youth and Mental Health

University of King’s College School of Journalism 2014 Joseph Howe Symposium Time to Talk – Media, Youth and Mental Health Saturday, October 25, 2014 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 6350 Coburg Road Alumni Hall, New Academic Building Organized in association with [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:12+00:00 October 12th, 2014|Categories: Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Time to Talk – Media, Youth and Mental Health

How to Survive the Death of Your Child

This information comes from this wikiHow article. It is available under a Creative Commons License. I want to post it because it has been tremendously helpful to me. [su_divider top="no"] How to Survive the Death of Your Child 
 The death of a child [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:12+00:00 September 14th, 2014|Categories: Suicide|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on How to Survive the Death of Your Child

We Need to Talk About Suicide

[su_divider top="no"] In death, Robin Williams will never know the tributes many, many people paid him. He was an incredibly popular man, loved by millions and adored by fans the world over. His humour touched our lives for decades. He will also neve [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:12+00:00 August 28th, 2014|Categories: Mental Health, Suicide|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Leah Parsons: If It Happened to Rehtaeh, It Could Happen to Anyone

Special by Leah Parsons [su_dropcap size="3"]M[/su_dropcap]y daughter Rehtaeh Parsons committed suicide last year at the young age of seventeen. At a time when Rehtaeh was developing who she would become, she was socially assassinated for making t [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:21+00:00 March 15th, 2014|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

One Year After Amanda’s Death

I'm struggling to stay in this world, because everything just touches me so deeply. I'm not doing this for attention. I'm doing this to be an inspiration and to show that I can be strong. ~ Amanda Todd Rehtaeh's sister Teaghan wears purple to remembe [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:27+00:00 October 10th, 2013|Categories: Suicide|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on One Year After Amanda’s Death

Amanda Todd Video at One Year

I'm struggling to stay in this world, because everything just touches me so deeply. I'm not doing this for attention. I'm doing this to be an inspiration and to show that I can be strong. I did things to myself to make pain go away, because I'd rathe [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:28+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Categories: Suicide|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Amanda Todd Video at One Year

World Suicide Prevention Day 2013

If you are feeling suicidal now, please stop long enough to read this. More information about the warning signs of suicide, and places to get help, can be found at suicideprevention.ca. Yesterday was the sixth annual Halifax Walk for World Suicide Pr [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:29+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Categories: Suicide|Tags: |Comments Off on World Suicide Prevention Day 2013

Surviving my child’s suicide

I had a dream last week that caused me to yell out in my sleep. I don't remember ever doing that before. I dreamed I was with Krista, my wife, and we were on a boat close to a dock. I think the dock was a refuge. She jumped first and made it safely b [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:30+00:00 August 6th, 2013|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons, Suicide|Tags: , , |11 Comments
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