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About Chris Maxwell

Chris currently works for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline as Coordinator of Member Engagement and serves on the Advisory Board for, a leading-edge organization focused on using data donation to develop predictive suicide prevention tools for mental health workers.

The Suicide Layer Cake

Layer One - Lies The blackness arose from the lies. The layers of blackness slowly turned to grays and browns. Each color representing some new form of deflection, self-preservation, or justification to make sure I never had to face the pain directly. Those layers let in peaks of light and, at very rare times, happiness. [...]

By |2017-04-07T16:28:47-07:00April 11th, 2017|Attempt Survivors, Lived Experience, Stories|1 Comment