Live Facebook Chat: Join the Conversation with Melissa d'Arabian and AFSP on November 4

11/01/2013

Live Facebook Chat: Join the Conversation with Melissa d'Arabian and AFSP on November 4

Melissa D’Arabian.

Please join the live Facebook chat hosted by Parade magazine on Monday, Nov. 4, at 2:00 p.m. ET/11:00 a.m. PT, which will be led by Food Network star and passionate advocate for suicide prevention Melissa d'Arabian and AFSP Medical Director Dr. Christine Moutier. 

Participants are encouraged to share personal stories and ask questions. Simply "Like" Parade’s Facebook page to join the conversation. Be sure to follow AFSP and Melissa on Facebook as well.

In advance of International Survivors of Suicide Day, Melissa d'Arabian shares a personal essay about losing her mother to suicide and how her mother's death taught her how to live in the Sunday, Nov. 3, issue of Parade, the most widely read magazine in America. The article can be viewed here, on Parade's website, starting the morning of Saturday, Nov. 2, as well as in the print edition distributed in Sunday newspapers nationwide.

In 2013, Melissa was honored with the Survivor of Suicide Loss Award at our annual Lifesaver's Dinner. AFSP is thankful to Melissa for her tireless dedication to bringing much-needed attention to and awareness of the cause. Read more about Melissa's story and her support of AFSP here.