The show will air live Thursday, December 17, 9-10 am ET.

More than forty thousand Americans reportedly die by suicide each year. Some states and health systems are trying new approaches to reduce suicides and reporting impressive results. A look at what methods seem to be working and why.


  • Julie Goldstein Grumet clinical psychologist, and director, Health and Behavioral Health Initiative, Suicide Prevention Resource Center at the Education Development Center.
  • David Jobes professor of psychology, Catholic University, and clinical psychologist.
  • Brian Ahmedani director of psychiatry research, behavioral health services department, Henry Ford Health System in Michigan.
  • Diana Cortez Yanez public speaker on suicide prevention strategies. She has been treated for suicide and depression.

More details are available here.