Grieving parent offers testimonial on importance of mental health benefits

September 2007
Employee Benefit News;Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p11
The author, who lost her son to suicide on March 29, 1999, offers testimonial on the importance of mental health benefits in the U.S. She believes that hopelessness and despair are common emotions that precede suicide, as shown by the experience of her son. She cites available information resources that could help employers, individuals and families find other solutions to depression.


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