WATCH: How Communication Can Help Prevent a Tragedy

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/communication-help-prevent-tragedy/

Teen suicide has reached epidemic proportions in America. We hear the news stories of suicide, anxiety, and depression affecting children at alarmingly increasing rates, and yet when we drill down to the heart of the matter, we are left wondering why. Chief Parent Officer Titania Jordan recently sat down with Katey McPherson, a veteran educator, speaker, advocate for youth mental health, and mother of three, to learn more about what parents need to know. Katey shared her experience and expertise on how families can use communication to get ahead of suicide. By learning to empathize with our kids, we’re not…