World Suicide Prevention Day 2018

Sharon Barnes CASIGY, Existential Depression, Gifted, gifted children, gifted teens, Highly Sensitive, highly sensitive child, suicide prevention Leave a Comment

World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10, 2018. Schools have just started in the Northern hemisphere, and the reports of students suicides are already coming in, including a nine year old student in Denver, CO USA. Suicide Rates have risen in Colorado 34% since 1999 and are at an all time high, according to the Colorado Health Institute. Worldwide, 800,000 people die by suicide every year, according to the World Health Organization. Last year, three Denver area teens ended their lives by suicide in the first few weeks of the school year. Two of them were in Littleton, where I live and …