Today(9/10) is Suicide Prevention Day, with September being Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.
A Northwoods professional says it's a good time to help another to save a life.
We asked Heidi Pritzl, Licensed Clinical Social Worker with Ascension-Koller Behavioral Health about what professionals are seeing in the Northwoods...
"...We have been looking at our local stats and in the Vilas county area where there's a rate of 21.2 percent per 100,000 residents who have completed suicide. That's a high rate compared to the national average..."