Former Olympian Who Lost Brother To Suicide Talks About Prevention At South Coast Event
Every day, nine people take their lives in California. More than 200 people commit suicide on the Central and South Coasts annually. These are more than statistics for a three time Olympian, who battled mental health issues herself, and lost a brother to suicide.
KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with the Olympian, who was the keynote speaker at a South Coast conference looking at ways to get the community more involved with preventing suicide.