Was that a grim title? Yep. Is this a topic that we need to discuss freely? Yep.
TW: This episode of Very Vogue with Val Kleinhans is going to detail my story of suicidal idea from three summers ago.
We’re also going to discuss hope to cope, what resources are out there, and the fact that there really is life after suicidal ideation and attempts. Please, if you’re ever in need NAMI is a wonderful resource, as is the National Suicide Prevention Hotline.
1 in 5 Americans endure mental health struggles. You are not alone.