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A conversation with Sue Klebold, mother of Columbine shooter

Sue Klebold, mother of Dylan Klebold, spoke to NKU students, staff, faculty and community members about mental health.
The Northerner sat down with Sue Klebold, mother of Dylan Klebold, and asked her about self-care, mental health and more
October 11, 2019

Content warning: This article addresses topics of suicide, mental health and mass shootings.  Sue Klebold—mother of Dylan Klebold, one of the two gunmen responsible for the Columbine shootings—spoke...

Reaching for hope: Mother of Columbine shooter shares her story

Sue Klebold, mother of Dylan Klebold, spoke to NKU students, staff, faculty and community members about mental health.
Sue Klebold, mother of Dylan Klebold, visited NKU to shed awareness on mental health
October 10, 2019

Content warning: This article addresses topics of suicide, mental health and mass shootings.  There wasn’t an empty chair in sight as Sue Klebold—mother of Dylan Klebold, one of the two gunmen...

NKU helps prevent suicide in LGBTQ+ community

NKU helps prevent suicide in LGBTQ+ community
Campus counselors seek to assist students with depression and anxiety
September 18, 2019
With suicide being the second largest leading cause of death for those age 15 to 24, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and LGBTQ+ students being about five times more likely to attempt suicide compared to their non-LGBTQ+ peers, suicide prevention awareness month and its importance to the LGBTQ+ community is more crucial than ever.

‘Hope in others’: how to talk about thoughts of suicide

'Hope in others': how to talk about thoughts of suicide
November 16, 2018

“There’s no shame in being depressed; there’s no shame in feeling suicidal,” Dr. Kathy O’Connor said. In any one year, over 17 million Americans report feeling depressed, and over half of...

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