Central Texas College Suicide Prevention Awareness
Maj. Richard West, a chaplain with Fort Hood’s Family Life Chaplain Training Center, speaks to Central Texas College students and faculty members during a suicide prevention awareness event Wednesday at the college’s student center in Killeen.
CTC Substance Abuse Resource Center: 254-526-1166
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK
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Posted: Thursday, September 13, 2012 4:30 am
Posted on Sep 13, 2012
When family and friends see the signs that a person close to them may be contemplating suicide, Maj. Michael Patterson said the most obvious question is often the most difficult to ask.
“‘Are you thinking about killing yourself?’ ... it can be a tough question to ask,” said Patterson, a chaplain with Fort Hood’s chaplain family life training center.
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