posted on Jun, 29 2005 @ 06:40 PM
Every so often at work, they have Suicide Awareness Training. Looking for signs of suicide idealogy in co-workers.
What ALWAYS pisses me off is the big myth "Suicides increase during the Holiday seasons between Thanksgiving and New Years Day". Which the studies
have been done, there is NO increase during the Holiday seasons. In the United States, it stays pretty constant, economic factors play the biggest
role in suicide rates.
Before I have to go another Suicide Awareness Training, whomever is teaching it, I am going to bring that point up.
The reason this pisses me off the most because this is what I've been hearing for the past 15 years! "Suicide Increase during the holidays", Total
Here is the truth on Suicide from American Association of Sucidology!