A sad reminder that suicide is all around us

February 24, 2014

I was stunned and saddened by the news that New Zealand born TV host and former model, Charlotte Dawson, took her life over the weekend.  She was well known for TV shows like Australia’s Next Top Model and had dealt with depression in...

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Julia’s Journey: A Glimpse into Suicide Crisis

February 21, 2014

It’s that time of year again, when the weather surprises us with highs and lows, so vastly different that all of the seasons are upon us in a single week.  It’s that time of year, when our sleep patterns struggle to regain composure,...

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Understanding Suicide: A Q&A with Margie Wright

December 11, 2013

For many, the holiday season brings parties, gifts, and fun with family and friends. But for some, the holidays can be stressful and depressing. The scary part is that often you don’t know who is struggling. Check out our online...

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a former domestic violence abuser explains why

October 28, 2013

Who is Claxton Jones?* *Name has been changed to protect the identity of the former domestic violence abuser Well, some said Jones had a way with women. “They paid for nothing.  I had a pocket full of cash and credit cards.”  Some said...

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domestic violence: one survivor’s story

October 14, 2013

*Name has been changed to protect the identity of the domestic violence survivor. Looking at Yvonne* you would never know that less than six months ago she was fighting for her life, that less than six months ago someone had decided...

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q&a with artist ryan cunningham

October 8, 2013

If you didn’t get enough of the artist/attorney Ryan Cunningham video, then check out some behind the scenes questions that we asked the renaissance man as well as some of his paintings from his Modern West Modern Life series....

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