WT 137: Teen Mental Health & Suicide Risk Factors

by Karen Stubbs | Birds on a Wire | Wire Talk Podcast

Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among students today. As a society we are clearly in crisis, and as mothers, we are fighting on the front line in this battle. Today one of Karen’s best friends, Debbie Causey, joins us to talk about her own journey as the mother of a child with mental health conditions. As a mental health professional, Debbie also shares her wisdom on warning signs we can be looking for and the steps we can take to fight for our children’s lives.

Even if you have toddlers and this conversation feels light years away, listen for a friend, a family member, or a student you know and love.

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