Insights on PBS Hawaiʻ‘i

What Do We Need to Know and Understand About Teen Suicide in

Special | 56m 46s

The leading cause of fatal injuries among 15-to-24-year-olds in Hawai‘i is suicide. On the next INSIGHTS, we’ll talk with local professionals who work with teens, their families and schools. We’ll also hear from Paul Gionfrido, CEO of Mental Health America, who calls suicide “a stage-four event in a mental illness.” He explains that it usually takes years for a person to decide to die by suicide.

Aired: 04/05/18

Rating: TV-G

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