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What is a Remedy for Suicide?

Author: Stop Soldier Suicide
Date: March 2, 2016

Inspiration. If you want an example of inspiration, I would like to introduce you to Helene Dumais . . . On her website, Helene has a great quote about the Devil soiling himself in her presence. Helene is an adventure and ultra-marathon junky who loves hearing people tell her “no.” How does she respond? By punching …Read More

Looking for Veterans Who Want to Help Save Veterans From Suicide

Author: laura black
Date: October 8, 2014

Stop Soldier Suicide is looking for Veterans who want to volunteer to run Chapters in the North Carolina areas around Raleigh/Durham, The Triad, Charlotte, Fayetteville, Wilmington and others. With 22+ Veterans taking their lives EACH DAY, we must do all we can to be supportive of our fellow brothers and sisters in arms.  SSS have …Read More

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Combat Traumatic Brain Injuries Part of Veteran Suicide Trigger

Author: laura black
Date: September 3, 2014

Our Guest Blogger is Dr. Carol Henricks, neurologist, from Tucson, AZ. Dr. Henricks has been a supporter of our war-torn Veterans for many years and in her practice, sees many patients with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI). She has a protocol in place that includes nutrition, supplements and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. She is planning a media …Read More

Great Falls, VA, Rotary Club to host Bocce Tournament to Save Veterans’ Lives

Author: laura black
Date: April 22, 2014

Charity Bocce Ball Tournament hosted by the Great Falls Rotary Club on Armed Forces Day benefits Stop Soldier Suicide. When: Saturday May 17, 2014 from 1.00 – 5.00 PMWhere: Great Falls Village Centre GreenTeam Entry Fee: $500 per teamDonations are Tax Deductible Get your team together  and play to help the 22+ Veterans who turn …Read More

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Honoring a WWII Fighter Pilot: Jerry Yellin, Gets His Stop Soldier Suicide “Wings.”

Author: laura black
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JERRY YELLIN, FORMER WWII FIGHTER PILOT, HONORED AT STOP SOLDIER SUICIDE TASTE FOR LIFE EVENT APRIL 3, 2014. We recently held our Taste For Life wine tasting and silent auction event in Arlington, VA, to raise awareness and funds to help fight the military suicide epidemic. Jerry Yellin, noted author and speaker, volunteered his time …Read More

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Interviews to raise awareness of PTSD and Veteran and Soldier Suicide

Author: laura black
Date: November 10, 2013

I was honored to give an interview to NPR locally in North Carolina about Stop Soldier Suicide’s Movie Night For Life event, and Brian Kinsella, CEO, was featured on WILKOW! on Veterans Day to talk about PTSD and suicide awareness. We’re pushing the buttons and demanding our voices be heard to help stem the tragedy …Read More

The scary truth about soldier and veteran suicides

Author: laura black
Date: October 25, 2013

Bryan Bowman, a veteran in Ohio, posted some pictures on our Facebook the other day. We shared them. They were scary. But true. He made 22 tombstones and put them in his yard to help raise awareness of the epidemic numbers of Veterans and Soldiers who are taking their lives EVERY DAY in our country. …Read More

Stop Soldier Suicide CEO/Founder Brian Kinsella gives emotional speech

Author: laura black
Date: May 28, 2013

For those who were unable to attend the May 8, 2013, Stop Soldier Suicide fundraising event at the Intrepid Museum in New York, Founder and CEO Brian Kinsella gave a passionate and rousing speech about his commitment to helping his fellow brothers and sisters in arms in their greatest hour of need. Here is an …Read More

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Stop Soldier Suicide on The Blaze TV

Author: laura black
Date: May 12, 2013

On Friday, Brian Kinsella, our CEO and Co-Founder, was invited back to The Blaze TV to talk about our truly one-of-a-kind model for helping Soldiers & Veterans get help when they are having suicidal ideations or headed in that direction. You can see the interview here. Our model is unique in a number of ways. …Read More

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