Suicide is not an easy topic to talk about. And because of the stigma surrounding suicide, many survivors of suicide may feel shunned, guilty, and alone. But this needs to change to help end the vicious cycle. In this episode, we talk with Joyce Bruggeman, the Executive Director of the amazing organization Survivors of Suicide Loss in San Diego to discuss why sharing our stories of suicide is so important for not only healing, but to also help prevent others from taking their own lives. Joyce is joined by Floyd Strayer, a Veteran who is dedicating his time to share his own stories of how he has been affected by suicide.
Survivors of Suicide Loss (SOSL): www.soslsd.org/
SOSL’s 3rd Annual Ride for Life & After Party: www.soslsd.org/get-involved/sosls-3rd-annual-ride-for-life-after-party/
SOSL’s Walk in Remembrance With Hope: walkinginhopesd.rallybound.org/
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