Click below to hear Alex Shendelman (starting at 23:40 on the track) discuss mental health, suicide prevention, intervention and post-vention as well survivor of loss support with Brett Dakin.
Alex is our Survivor of Suicide Loss & Survivor of Homicide Loss Programs Lead for Distress Centres.
A survivor of suicide loss himself, Alex has spent the last thirteen years building a community of support for those who have experienced a similar loss. He has spoken on a variety of topics pertaining to suicide and homicide loss as well as mental health for a wide range of highly acclaimed and grassroots organizations.
As personable as he is knowledgeable, Alex is personally invested in helping each program member find their personal pathway forward.