Tag Archives: suicide prevention

My Mind Does Not Know What to Do with This

You know, I’m sitting her rather down tonight. I’m always down but the prevailing thought that has been entering my mind in increasing abundance is this: Kaitlyn exuded happiness and the specialness of an extremely unique, gifted, kind person. I … Continue reading

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My Book Is Now For Sale on Amazon.com!!!

MY BOOK IS NOW ON AMAZON.COM FOR SALE!!!! I just checked on amazon.com and lo and behold my book is there and for sale!! I was not expecting it so soon because I had just completed the final updates with … Continue reading

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Some of Kaitlyn’s Favorite Things

It seems making video slides helps me. This one is a little different. It shows some of Kaitlyn’s favorite things during her life. She loved all these at some point in her 23 years here on this earth. It’s just … Continue reading

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So Much More Needs to be Done, but….

I want to write about something that may be very uncomfortable for some (as if I don’t already, but is not my intention….I just need my thoughts to be out). I am currently reading the book “No Time to Say … Continue reading

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Madison Holleran: we must increase the dialogue about depression

This article was written by Dr. MICAELA WEXLER who is a pyschiatrist. She posted on my blog not long after Kaitlyn died. She graciously agreed to write something for my book and it is included in my book about depression … Continue reading

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Beautiful Article About Kaitlyn and The Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

Marsha Burney writes articles for Bladen County’s online Newspaper, Bladen Online. She contacted me a few weeks ago asking if it would be ok for her to do an online article about Kaitlyn and the Out of the Darkness Walk … Continue reading

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Our Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention was Yesterday

Yesterday we participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide prevention for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in Myrtle Beach, SC. It was a great success and our team was number one at the time for donations … Continue reading

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Kaitlyn Elkins Memorial Fund

The funds collected for this goes directly to the Kaitlyn Elkins Memorial Fund at Wake Forest School of Medicine’s wellness center. So hopefully medical students will report problems with depression and actually seek help without fear of being kicked out … Continue reading

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More info on Walk out of the Darkness for suicide prevention

Some people have many questions about the Walk Out of the Darkness community walk for suicide prevention by the American Foundation for Suicide prevention that helps in many ways all over the county in helping prevent suicide. It will be … Continue reading

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Out of the Darkness walk for suicide prevention video

So many are still wondering about what the Out of the Darkness Walk is. October 26th at Broadway at the Beach. Please watch this video to learn WHY we’re walking! Please contact me if you’d like to donate to Team … Continue reading

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