Contributed by Stacey Freedenthal

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When Therapists Struggle with Suicidality

Releasing Ourselves from Stigma and Shame

Many therapists wrestle with the same problems we help our clients tame. But the myth that therapists are masters of their own mental health makes it... Read more

Point of View May 1, 2020

Listening to Suicidal Clients

How to Get Beyond our Fears

A suicidologist opens up about her personal struggles and what actually helps when working with suicidal clients. Read more

Stacey Freedenthal

Stacey Freedenthal, PhD, LCSW, is a psychotherapist, consultant, writer, and associate professor at the University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work. She authored the book Helping the Suicidal Person: Tips and Techniques for Professionals, and she’s currently writing a self-help book for loved ones of people with suicidal thoughts.