Mental health advocate and strategist Mark Henick will be in Penetanguishene June 19 as the special guest at Waypoint’s annual Report to the Community.
Mark’s TEDx talk, “Why We Choose Suicide,” is among the most watched in the world with over four million views. His story of searching for “the man in the light brown jacket” who saved his life from a teenage suicide attempt went viral around world.
“These days, conversations about mental health and illness are happening in communities and corporations across the country, a strong message that we are all on this journey together, says Carol Lambie, Waypoint president and CEO. “But even with all the advances in treatment, Canada’s suicide rate hasn’t moved. Eleven people will end their…