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Talking about suicide is first step in preventing it

Talking about suicide is first step in preventing it

By Adrianne Moore
In calm times, it is easy to stop talking about suicide. It can be a big, scary subject often full of personal connections and too many unknowns. To effectively prevent suicide in a rural community like ours …
Community briefs: Feb. 12, 2014

Community briefs: Feb. 12, 2014

This week:
Transfer station closed
Suicide intervention course
Doggie Dash cancelled

Bill sparks conflict about state role in regulating health professional’s training

Detractors fear setting a precedent; supporters say benefits outweigh the cost By Christopher Lopaze, WNPA Olympia News Service OLYMPIA — Suicide is a leading cause of death in Washington, especially for veterans, and now lawmakers are considering an expansion for mandatory suicide-prevention training. Jennifer Stuber’s husband, Matt Alder, died by suicide in 2011, leading to the...