'They'll End Up Hurting Themselves': Teens Make Emotional Plea To LawmakersTeenagers testified in favor of a bill at the state Capitol that would allow kids ages 12 and up to see a therapist up to three times without their parents’ permission.
Facebook Using Artificial Intelligence To Help Prevent Suicides"Suicide is one of the leading causes of death for young people, and this is a new approach to prevention," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated.
How Teens Are Helping Other Teens With Suicide PreventionIt took two suicide attempts before a teen found a reason to live and began to wonder if teens hold the answer to the youth suicide problem.
Suicide Prevention Experts Focus On Talking About SuicideColorado is ranked 9th in the U.S. for suicides, that's about 20 suicides for every 100,000 people.
Staff At Suicide Prevention Lifeline Filled With 'Heart'A group operating what’s called the Peer Support line for Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners provides "in-the-moment" support to those who are considering suicide and are looking for help.
Suicide Prevention Program Gives Latina Teens Voice Through ArtSuicide is the second leading cause of death among teenagers and young adults in Colorado, according to the 2014-2015 report from the Colorado Office of Suicide Prevention. Latina teens have an alarmingly high rate of suicide attempts.
Colorado Senate Approves Budget Money For Suicide PreventionA bill aimed at reducing Colorado's suicide rate passed the state Senate after weeks of tense negotiations.
Suicide Prevention Training Could Reduce Rate By 80%Senators Linda Newell and Beth Martinez Humenik have introduced a bill that would enact a leading edge suicide prevention model in Colorado.
Excelsior Youth Center Helps Troubled Youth Find StabilityOne teen's success story about a center designed to help troubled youth and coming home in time for Christmas.
Organization That Works To Stop Teen Suicide Grows QuicklyEvery week we lose a Colorado teenager to suicide. Too many of our young people feel hopeless. But the truth is, there's help just for them. It comes by way of a nonprofit called Second Wind.
Suicide Prevention Director Partners With Gun Enthusiasts To Raise AwarenessIn the debate over guns here's what you don't often hear: it's not homicides but suicides that are by far the leading cause of firearm deaths.
'We Can Help' Says Denver Firefighter Working To Curb First Responder SuicideAn alarming trend among first responders is raising concerns for local fire departments in Colorado and around the country.