General Articles

Finding Hope from an Attempt Survivor on World Suicide Prevention Day

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

An attempt survivor talks about his experience, recovery, and hope.


What’s it Like to Experience and Recover from Psychosis?

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

A short documentary made by a person with lived experience of psychosis, on what it’s like and recovery.


Can’t Sleep? Try This Guided Meditation Talkdown Video

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

An excellent guided meditation video to help you fall asleep.


Suicide Attempt Survivor Voices

Monday, April 21st, 2014

The American Association of Suicidology 2014 National Conference in Los Angeles featured the panel, ‘Can You Hear Me Now? New Voices of Attempt Survivors.’

It includes presentations by Cara Anna, Dese’Rae Stage, Samantha Nadler, Misha Kessler, and Craig A. Miller.

This historic, inspiring panel coincided with the launch of a new Attempt Survivors Division of the AAS, a move heralded as a major achievement in suicide prevention in the movement to include people who’ve been suicidal.

Soon after, the New York Times featured an article about attempt survivors. It includes an interview with Dese’Rae Stage of the Live Through This project, showcasing attempt survivor portraits and interviews.

These are all major milestones in attempt survivor visibility and involvement in suicide prevention. Congratulations to all who spoke out!


Dumb Online Comments for Suicidal People

Monday, October 28th, 2013

A mental health advocate takes aim at people who leave ignorant comments online for suicidal people.


Music, Synchrony, and the Brain

Friday, June 21st, 2013

KAUST Professor Pierre Magistretti discusses an experiment in that studied the brainwaves of two pianists as they performed together, looking for clues to synchrony and creativity in the brain.


Suicide Safety Plans

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Therapist Kati Morton describes making a suicide safety plan with clients.


‘To This Day’ Live at TED

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Spoken word artist Shane Koyczan gives a live performance of “To This Day” in a TED Talk.


Being Suicidal

Friday, March 15th, 2013

A personal YouTube video about being suicidal and being affected by a parent’s suicidal thoughts, recovering, and getting help.


To This Day: Recovering from Bullying

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Heartwrenching and visually exquisite, “To This Day” is an animated journey into the effects of bullying.


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