Suicide Crisis Counselors Received the Most Texts in THESE 3 States

Data collected from 129 million messages sent to Crisis Text Line over a six-year period shows counselors received more texts than average about suicide from people in Montana, Wyoming, and Utah. The broad analysis, which the organization titled Everybody Hurts: The State of Mental Health In America, was published earlier this week, and was released to compliment the latest mortality …

Suicide Rates Climb in CDC Mortality Report

Suicide is among the top 10 causes of death in the United States, and the statistic, unfortunately, continued to climb in 2018. According to this month’s mortality report from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide deaths rose 1.4 percent in 2018 compared to 2017. The CDC found 47,173 registered deaths in 2017 were intentional, and that number increased …