7 Dangerous Myths about Depression in Men

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In 2013 men accounted for 80 percent of deaths from suicide. Yet, men seldom seek help for depression.

7 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Being a Man — Edgar Wilson


What do boys need to hear in order to become men? Edgar Wilson reflects on the things he didn’t know as a boy, but now is cautious and aware of as a man.

The Growing Epidemic of Suicide Among Men Must be Addressed


How do we prevent more men from becoming another tragic statistic?

How a Dad Gave His Son a New Perspective and a Reason to Live


When his son seemed intent on committing suicide, this dad found the words to convince him to live. Here is how they both found a new lease on life.

Reconciliation and Decolonisation in Suicide Prevention

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The founder of LGBTI Indigenous Australian social network Black Rainbow, Dameyon Bonson, pens his thoughts on the lack of solid mental health data available among LGBTI Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

If You’re a Teen Guy Who’s Thought About Suicide, Please Read This

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Jack Ryan hopes by sharing his story other teens who are contemplating suicide to know they are not alone.

Watch a Film and Help Suicide Prevention

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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to Screen “Dead Poets Society” in Memoriam of Robin Williams During World Suicide Prevention Week on Sept. 10

I Called the Suicide Prevention Hotline, and You Can Too. Please Stay With Us.


The recent death of celebrity Robin Williams, and a dear friend, reminded Shannon Fisher of the importance of giving others hope.

Does Therapy Have a Y Chromosome?

Does Therapy Have a Y Chromosome?

Meaghan Rigler explains why online therapy may be a solution for men who hesitate to seek therapy.

Becoming an Overcomer

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Vaughan Granier points out that “great testing does not ‘build’ character. It REVEALS the character that is already there.”

Everyday, Everywhere Myths About Suicide

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Sara Gaer and Jim McCauley dismantle the myths about suicide so that people with suicidal ideation can get the help they need.

Feeling Suicidal? Siri Has Help

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Tell Siri you want to kill yourself, mention specific methods of suicide, or ask about suicide assistance, and Siri will bring up the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

JedCampus Initiative: Assessing Emotional Support Services at School

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Though most schools have mental health services, not all are created equal; the Jed Foundation wants to assess the services of different schools so that they can make informed suggestions to incoming college students who need or desire exceptional emotional support resources.

Dirty Little Secrets: Men, Trauma, and Mental Health

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After his father was declared an enemy of the state in Uganda, his family fled. Now a successful consultant and men’s group leader, Kenny D’Cruz continues to heal from a life marked by persecution and mental illness.

7 Types of Self-Care to Help Prevent and Heal Depression

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Depression shouldn’t be a terminal illness. How to tell if your depression is serious, and when to seek care.