Breakthrough with Michael Pipich Thursday, March 28, 2013

March 28, 2013
Hosted by Michael Pipich, LMFT

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When national surveys show that one out of five high school students report they have seriously considered suicide over the previous 12 months, we know it's time to act. In this episode of Breakthrough, host Michael Pipich discusses the epidemic of teen suicide with therapist Marjorie Laird, co-founder of the Second Wind Fund, an organization dedicated to the prevention of youth suicide. Also on the program is Gage Crispe, a speaker/ambassador from Second Wind, who shares his inspiring story of recovery following the tragic loss of his childhood friend. Michael, Marjorie and Gage will discuss the warning signs of youth suicide, and also how parents, teachers and counselors can develop prevention programs in their area to give new hope to kids and families. Don't miss this episode of Breakthrough with Michael Pipich, Thursday March 28 at 9:00 Pacific Time.

Breakthrough with Michael Pipich

Breakthrough with Michael Pipich

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Breakthrough with Michael Pipich explores the psychological issues of modern life to find insights and solutions for you and your family. Michael’s guests include both experts and everyday people, creating exciting conversations and improving mental health at home and in your community.

Michael tackles central issues such as teen suicide, sexual abuse, and posttraumatic stress in our veterans. He provides clear understanding of mental health problems like alcohol and drug abuse, bipolar disorder, and traumatic brain injuries, giving perspectives on these issues not found anywhere else. The result is a breakthrough of deeper understanding into the powerful stories of life and healing that live in all of us.

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Michael Pipich, LMFT

Michael Pipich, LMFT

Michael Pipich is a licensed therapist who delves into the lives of people and families, creating new insights into their problems for clearer solutions. For years, Michael has helped individuals, couples, families and businesses resolve psychological and life challenges. He is a lecturer and guest speaker, and has provided expert courtroom testimony in many different legal cases. Not afraid of controversial issues, Michael is an energetic and interactive professional who reaches into the unconscious mind and the powerful stories of loss and healing in all of us.

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J. Wesley "Wes" Boyd, MD, PhD is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a staff at Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) and Boston Children's Hospital (BHC) Adolescent Substance Abuse Program. Dr. Boyd also teaches medical ethics to first year medical students as well as residents in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. His first consumer book is Almost Addicted, Is My (or My Loved One's) Drug Use a Problem?, which is part of the Almost Effect series from Harvard Medical School. You can learn more about Dr. Boyd and his book at jwesleyboyd.com. View Guest page

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