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A Meaningful Sympathy Card

03/09/2016

Receiving a note or card is like being hugged. Elsie, whose son committed suicide, said, “I especially valued those sympathy cards and notes which contained some of the sender’s personal thoughts and words remembering something that they admired or appreciated about my deceased loved one.” There are many beautiful sympathy cards available, but to make […]

What are the Warning Signs Of Suicide?

02/18/2015

According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, between 20% and 50% of people who commit suicide have had a previous attempt.

Warning signs that someone may be thinking about or planning to commit suicide include:
◾Always talking or thinking about death
◾Clinical depression — deep sadness, loss of interest, trouble sleeping and eating — that gets worse