037 The Columbia Lighthouse Project and Suicide Prevention


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Adam Lesser is the Deputy Director of Implementation for The Columbia Lighthouse Project in New York City. He is also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and former Middle School Counselor. Adam shares about the Columbia Suicide Prevention Scale widely used by counselors, therapists, doctors and shares why this needs to be a tool for any and all folks who are concerned about anyone's intent with suicide. http://cssrs.columbia.edu/: The Columbia Lighthouse Project Website https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/: The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/what-mentally-strong-people-dont-do/201705/13-things-parents-should-know-about-13-reasons-why: A recent article from Psychology Today expressing concerns about the Netflix show "13 Reasons Why."

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