Suicide Prevention and Crisis intervention just “…a phone call away…”

Suicide Prevention and Crisis intervention just “…a phone call away…” When  answering a call, very often , telephone Crisis Counselors hear: “what can you do for me? I don’t even know why I called your service…, nobody can help me…”

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A Look Back on Hurricane Andrew: Switchboard’s vital role in crisis management

Crisis is danger, but also an opportunity for growth. It all depends on how it is handled. Crisis is defined by experts as a serious event or “turning point” in a person’s life but, also is an opportunity for growth

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Suicide Prevention Week: September 8, 2014-September 14, 2014

Switchboard, a non-profit organization that serves as the area’s “go to” organization for suicide prevention, is leading a county-wide campaign to take a stand against suicide during Suicide Prevention Week, which begins September 8, 2014.  The tragic death of award-winning

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