18 12, 2015
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    13 thoughts crisis workers have when watching “It’s a Wonderful Life”

13 thoughts crisis workers have when watching “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Frank Capra’s classic film is a favorite this time of year, but as Dana Grayson at iCarol notices, the film also “centers around the […]

4 12, 2015
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    Your Call: What are the most effective ways to prevent suicide?

Your Call: What are the most effective ways to prevent suicide?

KAWL’s program Your Call hosted a discussion about efficacy of suicide prevention and the construction of suicide prevention nets on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Program […]

20 11, 2015

National Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

AFSP’s documentary The Journey, which was produced for Survivor Day 2014, tells the stories of a diverse group of suicide loss survivors. It’s a compelling […]

21 10, 2015

Now Hiring! Join the Help Me Grow 211 Call Center Team!

The Crisis Center is seeking qualified applicants to join our Help Me Grow 211 Call Specialist team.  The Help Me Grow Call Specialist works […]

29 04, 2015

Top 5 Mental Health Problems Facing College Students

Learn the signs and symptoms of depression, anxiety, eating disorders and others — and find resources that lead to a happier and healthier college […]

28 04, 2015

Local High School Students Participate in Film Contest

LOCAL CONTRA COSTA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WIN IN FILM CONTEST TO PROMOTE SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL WELLNESS AMONG CALIFORNIA YOUTH

Walnut Creek, Calif. — […]

27 04, 2015

Support our troops? Dealing with PTSD requires commitment

Suicides by active-duty troops and veterans are at levels that would have been unthinkable a generation ago. Each day, on average, a current service […]

16 04, 2015

Teen suicides: Survivors reach out to offer hope

Three months before his May 2009 suicide on the Caltrain tracks in Palo Alto, 17-year-old Jean-Paul “JP” Blanchard wrote on Facebook about trying to […]

24 02, 2015

Suicide Prevention Mentioned At the Oscars

As you may or may not be aware, suicide prevention was mentioned more than once last night during the Oscars.

Screenwriter Graham Moore used his […]

12 01, 2015
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    Contra Costa MSSL (Music Students’ Service League) helping save lives!

Contra Costa MSSL (Music Students’ Service League) helping save lives!

MSSL raised much needed support for the Crisis Center in December.

Visit their website at http://msslmusic.org/