Suicide Prevention Tools for Teens [Part 2]

Suicide Prevention Tools for Teens [Part 2]

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among tweens, teens, and young adults. Adults and adolescents need to understand the symptomology and have appropriate tools at hand. “After a period of stability from 2000 to 2007, the suicide rate among adolescents and young adults aged 10–24 in the United States increased 57.4 percent from […]

Suicide Claims Another Pastor

Suicide Claims Another Pastor

Suicide remains an issue in the Christian community. Pastor Andrew Stoecklein of Inland Hills Church in Chino, Calif., battled anxiety and depression before committing suicide last weekend. On Friday, August 24, Stoecklein tried to take his own life and was left on life support as family and friends prayed for a miracle. Unfortunately, the pastor […]

Suicide Rates Surging Higher in U.S.

Suicide Rates Surging Higher in U.S.

  The reasons vary from being middle-aged and unemployed in a tight economy to teen relationship or schooling angst. Regardless of the circumstances driving them, more Americans are losing hope and killing themselves. In fact, according to the government, suicide rates in the U.S. are surging higher and now at their highest point in 30 […]

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