Sandra is the founder, Lead Legal Nurse Consultant and coordinator of Krug Consulting, a Legal Nurse Consulting firm. She is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN), and Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). She has over 10 years of college ...
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World Mental Health Day 10/10/2019 is World Mental Health Day. Mental Health First Aid is teaming up with Comedy Central to help raise awareness. Check out their new video and share it with your friends. Together, we can support each other and choose to #BeTheDifference. Mental Health First Aid is the initial help offered to […]
October 1 is the International Day of Older Persons, a day to recognize their contribution to our communities and offer support for their needs. The United Nations General Assembly on December 14th, 1990, declared October 1st to be the International Day of Older Persons. Over 700 million people are now over the age […]
Follow Up How After your initial contact with a person experiencing thoughts of suicide, and after you’ve connected them with the immediate support systems they need, make sure to follow-up with them to see how they’re doing. Leave a message, send a text, or give them a call. The follow-up step is […]
Suicide – Help Them Connect How Helping someone with thoughts of suicide connect with ongoing supports (like the Lifeline, 800-273-8255) can help them establish a safety net for those moments they find themselves in a crisis. Additional components of a safety net might be connecting them with supports and resources in their communities. […]
September is National Suicide Prevention Month What Is Suicide? Suicide is when people direct violence at themselves with the intent to end their lives, and they die because of their actions. It’s best to avoid the use of terms like “committing” or a “successful” when referring to a death by suicide as these terms […]