Hope After Suicide

That moment when I found Hannah, all hope was lost that we would overcome her struggles. She took a different route without me. She lost confidence in me to guide her through. That’s just the truth of it. And in that moment of lost hope, a pain emerged like...

Suicide Survivor Support Group

Suicide Survivor Support Group 2nd Tuesday and 4th Wednesday of every month 7 pm – 9 pm Utah School for the Deaf and Blind 742 Harrison Blvd. Ogden, UT. Conference Rooms A&B. Enter at the West side of the building. Follow signs. For more information and for...

13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why Suicide is NOT entertainment. Here’s an interview I did with KUTV Channel 2 in Salt Lake City regarding 13 Reasons Why Experts warn against popular Netflix series ’13 Reasons Why’ I have a lot to say. I binged watched the show and took...

She Wanted Someone To Ask

It’s been a bumpy ride for me lately so when Weber School District invited me to attend a seminar given by Jeremy Galloway, I hesitated.  I didn’t even check him out.  Today, the morning of the seminar, I decided not to go.  Yet, something inside of me...

I Think A Child May Be Suicidal

What Can I Do?   I often hear this question.  I hear it from panicked parents, desperate friends, and clergy. This is what you need to accept.  In order for a person to take their own life, they have to believe all hope for change is gone, they believe they are a...

It’s All About Love

I’m Mormon. This morning as I was getting ready for church, I was watching videos on the Mormon Channel. A video featuring the song Love At Home began playing. I listened to the words, ‘There is beauty all around when there’s love at home.’ For...