In advance of International Survivors of Suicide Day, Melissa d'Arabian shared 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 on Parade's website.
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.