A series of high profile local suicides has elevated the issue of depression and bi-polar disorder in our metro. Over the last several weeks we’ve been tackling the subject head on. Tonight, in part three of of our four part series, producer Sandy Woodson examines what to do when you someone you know is considering suicide.
We conclude our series next week when we look at the aftermath of suicide on the family members left behind. The final segment in this series will air on Febrary 23, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. The entire series will be presented in a special edition of The Local Show on March 22, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. These segments will rebroadcast numerous times and will also be available online soon after the initial airings.
Here’s a look back at the first two parts of the series:
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