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Suicide prevention hangout

by Juliana Keeping Published: October 9, 2012

Today my colleague Zeke Campfield and I hosted a Google Hangout discussion on teen suicide prevention. The Sept. 26 death of Cade Poulos at Stillwater Junior High School prompted the discussion. Poulos shot himself in the head with a handgun in a crowded hallway minutes before the bell rang. Below, you can see what our state experts had to say about suicide prevention and how and when to talk to your child/friend/loved one about suicide and seek help. It was a difficult topic but I think we had a really productive discussion.

by Juliana Keeping
Enterprise Reporter
Juliana Keeping is on the enterprise reporting team for The Oklahoman and Keeping joined the staff of The Oklahoman in 2012. Prior to that time, she worked in the Chicago media at the SouthtownStar, winning a Peter Lisagor Award...
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