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Norine Vanderhooven is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker that specializes in EMDR Therapy. Her areas of expertise are are depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, and women’s issues.

In today’s Encounter, Norine and I discuss how suicide is on the rise, and what to do if you, or someone you know, is experiencing depression or suicidal thoughts.

We also start a discussion about some possible solutions to this growing problem.

I would love for you to join the discussion by sharing your biggest takeaway in the comments section below.

Today’s Encounter is meant to be a resource. So, please share it. It may save somebody’s life. 

With Mad Love & Tons Of Hugs,

Elaine Z.

Links Mentioned In Today’s Encounter:

Norine Vanderhooven’s Website

Norine’s Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line  Text HELP to 741741 in the U.S. at anytime

American Association of Suicidology

Julie Cerel: Not Six

Mike Anestis

Kevine Hines

Book By Kevin Hines:  Cracked Not Broken

New York Times Article: 5 Takeaways on America’s Increasing Suicide Rate

CDC Report