American Black Journal

National Suicide Prevention Month

Clip: Season 48 Episode 36 | 9m 34s Video has closed captioning.

September is National Suicide Prevention month and over the past few years, we’ve seen a rise in the number of Black boys committing suicide. Plus, the pandemic is adding to the risk as young people deal with isolation and depression. That’s why the non-profit called “Encourage Me I’m Young” started a campaign called “Smash Suicide.” Episode 4836/Segment 1

Aired: 09/11/20

Rating: NR

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