Posts Tagged as "suicide"

Bill Looks to Enact Suicide Prevention Policies in CA Schools

May. 6, 2016 / By
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Just a few months ago, I lost my uncle to suicide. Maybe I couldn’t save him, but a new bill on the horizon looks to save the lives of California students who may be contemplating the same fate.

What It’s Like to Lose Your Best Friend to Suicide

Aug. 14, 2014 / By
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Editor’s Note: The suicide this week of actor and comedian Robin Williams seems to have taken many by surprise...

Talking About Preventing Youth Suicide

Dec. 7, 2012 / By
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At 19 years old, Ana* has gone through a lot.

Only a year ago, her main caretaker, her grandmother, died and she came out to her family and friends as bisexual...

Behind The Screen Consequences

Mar. 22, 2012 / By
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Editor’s Note: We thought this video was so important that we decided to feature it. 

What are the Consequences Behind the Screen?

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Veterans Struggle with Loneliness, Depression, Hopelessness

Mar. 20, 2012 / By
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Private First Class Raymond Bondad, pictured here after completing a mission in Iraq in May 2005, re-entered civilian life in 2008.

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Mental Health Taboos Fuel Korean Am. Suicides

Dec. 22, 2011 / By
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New America Media, News Feature, Peter Schurmann and Aruna Lee, Posted: Dec 19, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO — Jean Yoo’s friends and co-workers all said nothing seemed to be amiss with the 36-year-old media personality, well known among Los Angeles’ Korean community as the anchor for Prime News...