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July 14 – Minority Mental Health Awareness Forum

July 12th 2020

Please join the Oakland Community Health Network – Minority Mental Health Awareness Month Forum

CNS Healthcare Awarded $4 Million Grant to Support Mental Health Services

May 28th 2020

CNS Healthcare has offices in Detroit, Novi, Waterford, Pontiac and Southfield.

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide

February 22nd 2019

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide (Common Ground, Feb. 22, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Common Ground is a nonprofit organization that helps “move people from crisis to hope.” Among the services they provide is suicide prevention, with a crisis center, chat line, and a helpline. They also shared the following signs to help […]

Oakland County Task Force Shares Suicide Prevention Resources

June 14th 2018

Oakland County Task Force Shares Suicide Prevention Resources (OCYSP Task Force, June 14, 2018) Oakland County, MI— The Oakland County Youth Suicide Prevention Task Force encourages residents to utilize local suicide prevention resources in the wake of new data released by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Suicide rates increased in nearly every […]

SafeTALK Suicide Prevention Training June 21 in West Bloomfield

May 26th 2018

SafeTALK Suicide Prevention Training June 21 in West Bloomfield West Bloomfield, MI – Jewish Family Services is presenting SafeTALK training to help people respond to situations where suicidal thoughts might be present, and to apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe. The progra is Thursday, June 21 from 9-12:30 at Jewish Family […]

Tip from Pennsylvania Constable Helps Teen Get Treatment…

May 18th 2018

Tip from Pennsylvania Constable Helps Teen Get Treatment After Online Threats (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, May 18, 2018) Addison Twp, INCIDENT:  23:51 May 17, 2018 hrs. – Addison Township – Welfare Check / Psychiatric Commitment / Detective Callout – #18-92538 SUMMARY: The Sheriff’s Office Command Desk received a telephone call from a Pennsylvania State Constable […]

Oakland County Presents Suicide Prevention Discussion May 24

May 15th 2018

  Oakland County Presents Suicide Prevention Discussion May 24 Troy, MI – Join us as we discuss how to move suicide prevention “upstream” as a community in order to protect individuals before thoughts of suicide develop. Who should attend? Parents, grandparents, high school students, college students, police, fire, EMS, teachers, public health, medical providers, behavioral […]

Updates in Keego Harbor Murders-Suicide

February 16th 2018

Updates in Keego Harbor Murders-Suicide (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2018) Keego Harbor, MI – In front of the tan colored house with a decorative heart on the door in the 2300 block of Cass Lake Road, there are lines of caution tape and an area in the snow where neighbors have been leaving flowers […]

Three Murders and One Apparent Suicide in Keego Harbor

February 16th 2018

Three Murders and One Apparent Suicide in Keego Harbor (Keego Harbor Police, Feb. 16, 2018) The Keego Harbor Police Department is sad to report that on Friday, February 16, 2018 at approximately 0810 hours Keego Harbor Officers responded to a welfare check at a residence in the 2300 block of Cass Lake Road in Keego […]

ASIST Suicide Prevention Training March 14 and 15 in Troy

January 27th 2018

ASIST Suicide Prevention Training March 14 and 15 in Troy Troy, MI- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is for anyone 16 or older—regardless of prior experience—who wants to provide  suicide first aid. ASIST teaches effective intervention skills, helps build suicide prevention networks in the community, and major  studies have shown it to significantly reduce […]