Friday, July 23, 2010
Featured Facts on Friday
The vast majority of those who die by suicide have a mental illness--often undiagnosed or untreated. Click here for more information about suicide including statistics, warning signs and possible interventions.
A local group called SPRITES holds regular support group meetings for suicide survivors (family members who have lost a loved one to suicide) at the NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania office. They also host small social gatherings at a variety of local restaurants and coffee shops. Click here for information on SPRITES and their meeting schedule.