The Importance of Suicide Awareness

Amanda Berck

September 12, 2013

All week we have been hearing special announcements over Suicida Awareness Week. Suicide is the third leading cause of death among youths between 10-19 years of age. Suicide Awareness has become and important priority at West...

National Suicide Prevention Week

Matthew Hoskins

September 10, 2013

This week, September 8-14, is National Suicide Prevention Week, and Shawnee Mission West is doing a lot to educate our community on the issues involved. The main event of the week is a Mental Health Awareness Program on Wednesday...

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