S.A. is 24 and came to the Optimum Performance Institute In August of 2013 after her fourth suicide attempt since the age of eighteen. Her most recent in-patient Clinic recommended she come to OPI as many of their patients had experienced positive long-term recoveries from their time at OPI. A lot can change in a year. S.A is optimistic and
Dear Dr. Fischer and Emily, I am writing this letter to thank you and your team for the great work you are doing with Jill. She came home this weekend for the first time in six months. As you can imagine, I was unbelievably anxious about her visit because we almost “lost her” during her last suicide attempt here. I
If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts or urges, seek help immediately. Support is just a free phone call away at the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 24 hours a day/7 days a week: (800) 273-8255. Para obtener asistencia en español durante las 24 horas, llame al (888) 628-9454. National Suicide Prevention Week is September 8–14, 2013.