Tennessee Suicide Prevention Rural West Advisory Council

Weakley County Schools Receive Additional Suicide Prevention Training

By Karen Campbell Schools in Tennessee are now mandated to provide at least two hours of in-service suicide prevention training for all public school staff. At Friday‚Äôs Hidden in Plain Sight presentations on mental health provided by Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth and several other sponsors, members of the Weakley County Schools staff, nurses…

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Suicide Prevention, Intervention, and Postvention Explored

By Karen Campbell Numbers became real people with real stories of loss when a statistical update on suicide in Tennessee was followed by a panel of family members who had lost mothers and children by their own hands. The startling statistics and heart-wrenching testimonies were part of the Hidden in Plain Sight day of presentations…

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