Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide remains a critical health issue in The United States.  The number of incidents is on the rise.  Statistics from the CDC say we saw a 30% increase between 1999 and 2016.  What is being done to prevent the number from going higher?  September is Suicide Prevention Month.  We address the issues behind this difficult issue.


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273 (TALK) 8255


T-Kea Blackman

Dr. Kevin Williams, Psychiatrist (not pictured)

Dr. Bridgett Neamo, Psychologist, Howard University Counseling Services

T-Kea Blackman, Mental Health Advocate, Author