Last year I was asked to speak at a suicide prevention symposium. I talked about the many times I’ve been suicidal, and I realized I’ve never told the whole story.
While it is painful at times to retell, I think it’s so important to talk about because so many people struggle in silence. If you are struggling with suicidal ideation, please seek help whether it’s from your doctor, a trusted friend or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
You are not alone. Here is my story. I was alone at my parents’ house and my depression was out of control. My parents had taken my kids to their lake house about 90 minutes away.Read more on themighty.com