TV 8 interview with Sara McCloskey

If you or someone you know is thinking of suicide, please reach out for help. Call 1-800-273-8255 or the crisis text line 741-741. Richmond VA and Virginia resources. You are better off contacting local resources whenever possible.

Sara McClosky conducts an interview in the wake of the Kate Spade suicide. Charles shares a death by suicide anniversary date of June 5.

Thank you Sara and Channel 8 for shedding light on a difficult subject. CDC to present new data on suicide from 1999-2016 which indicates a thirty percent increase for states in more than half the country.

Notice she doesn’t put the method of suicide in the title sensationalizing it and provides resources on the online page.

If you or someone you know is thinking of suicide, please reach out for help. Call 1-800-273-8255 or the crisis text line 741-741. Richmond VA and Virginia resources. You are better off contacting local resources whenever possible.

 

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Author: Anne Moss Rogers

I am the owner of emotionally naked, a site that reached a quarter million people in its first 18 months. I am President of Beacon Tree Foundation, advocates for youth mental health as well as a writer and public speaker on the topics of suicide, addiction, mental illness, and grief. I lost my youngest son, Charles, 20, to suicide June 5, 2015. I was a marketing professional for years prior to losing my son and co-owned a digital marketing firm.

3 thoughts on “TV 8 interview with Sara McCloskey”

  1. So respectful. Thank you for sharing your story and pain so publicly. I pray others will hear and be helped,—both those who are considering ending their lives and those that love them. ❤️

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