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Hidden Faces: Janes story - a road to recovery

Hidden Faces: Jane’s story – a road to recovery

Riley Vining, Reporter February 17, 2023

*This story describes depression and suicide in detail throughout the story, including methods by which Jane (for privacy and safety purposes we have disguised her name) has attempted. For those who might...

Advice From a Suicide Survivor

Lei Murphy, Reporter May 24, 2022

I’ve always struggled with my mental health. I didn’t get professionally diagnosed with mental illnesses until I was older, but looking back I have always had a hard time with it. I experienced a lot...

Due to the media, people have fairly intense assumptions about mental hospitals that are not true.

The Truth About Mental Hospitals

Lei Murphy, Reporter March 9, 2022

Padded rooms. Straight Jackets. Psychosis. These are common phrases associated with mental hospitals. Because the media stigmatizes psych hospitals, people have extreme associations with them.  So...

You can call the suicide hotline for 24/7 support at 800-273-8255. If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts dont hesitate to call.

GHHS raises awareness for Suicide Prevention Month

Lei Murphy, Reporter September 29, 2021

September is Suicide Prevention Month. Across the nation, mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors and allies unite to promote suicide prevention.  Mental health is extremely important....

Walk for Light event will be held May 19

Walk for Light event will be held May 19

Grace Ostric, Editor in Chief May 13, 2021

The Walk For Light event will take place on Wednesday, May 19 during A and C lunches. The purpose is to raise awareness and remembrance for those who have lost their lives due to suicide.  The event...

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