Me For Her Podcast

Ep 10 - Losing Our Dads to Suicide

Episode Summary

*TRIGGER WARNING: If you are triggered by the topics mentioned in this podcast, then please call Lifeline on 13 11 14. In this episode, we shift gears to discuss a sensitive topic as Leigh interviews Reets and her best friend Katie on their respective experiences losing their fathers to suicide. They speak about... - How they found out - Were there any warning signs? - What NOT to say to someone who has lost a loved one to suicide - The importance of mental health and checking in on loved ones ...and more. **If you are struggling or experiencing poor mental health, then please reach out for support at one of the following resources: Beyond Blue (1300 22 46 36) Beyond Blue provide 24/7 mental health support, both online and by phone. Talk to a trained mental health professional any time of the day or night. Calls are confidential. They will listen, provide information and advice and point you in the right direction to seek further support. Lifeline (13 11 14) 24-hour crisis support telephone service. Lifeline provides 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services. Alternatively, Lifeline's Crisis Supporters are available via text message to listen and keep you safe. To access the service, text 0477 13 11 14