Listen here: Suicide survival stories on Wellness Wednesday

by Shane Iverson on February 20, 2013

Getting through a suicide in your family can seem overwhelming but it’s a journey many in the YK Delta have been forced to make. This week’s edition of Wellness Wednesday brings stories from those who survived their own suicide attempt and also those who have lost a loved one.

Hosted by Jen Peaks of the Suicide Awareness Intervention Prevention and Healing Coalition, with survivor Paul O’Brien of Bethel, and clinician Daniel Bill of Chevak/Hooper Bay, this episode will inform you how others have coped with the ultimate loss and strategies for preventing it.

Part One:

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If you are having thoughts of suicide and want someone to talk to please call the Alaska Crisis Hotline at 1-877-266-4357.

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