Today’s tragedy stuns the nation. It generates conversations even as it breaks hearts. Facebook is plastered with personal statements. Statistics. Most of it is about guns, and gun control.
There is another important aspect to this tragedy: the access to mental health care.
We need to continue to cultivate a culture of acceptance around mental health services. And we need to have access available to all who need it.
For those who are affected, have been affected, or will be affected and need help finding the words:
Keep breathing, keep reaching out, and use this to remind you to find the bright moment in your holiday season.