Manage episode 304542578 series 2933349
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill let students take the day off after multiple suicides and one attempt. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death on college campuses with over 1400 college students dying yearly to suicide. It is the 2nd leading cause of death for young people ages 10-34 and since the pandemic, suicide attempts and deaths are on the rise.
As tragic and heartbreaking as that news is, there is HOPE. In this episode, I talk about ways you can help your college student maneuver their way through college while keeping their mental health in check. Suicide is preventable through caring and education,
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