"Suicide: The Ripple Effect" Film Coming to St. Cloud

"Suicide: The Ripple Effect" Film Coming to St. Cloud Click to Enlarge Photo: Pixabay

(KNSI) - September is National Suicide Prevention Month. Later this month there is a special screening of an anti-suicide movie.

It's called Suicide:The Ripple Effect.

It's about a man named Kevin Hines who attempted suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. He survived and turned his life around, becoming an anti-suicide advocate and speaker by sharing his story.

It's at the CentraCare Health Plaza Windfeldt Room on Tuesday, September 24th at 6:00.

The first half of the movie will be screened from 6:00 until 6:45. Then there is a break and a mental health panel discussion with a question and answer format.

At 7:15, the second half of the movie will be screened at at 8:00 there will be an opportunity for movie goers to visit resource tables.

The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. You can register by clicking here. If you are unable to register online, you can register by sending an email, or by calling 320-968-5277.

If you are having suicidal thoughts, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. Someone is available to talk 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You can also seek help by texting the word HOME to 741741.

Online chat is also available by clicking here.

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