Common Grounds | Mental Health

by Kevin Allen   |   May 25, 2017

On this episode of Common Grounds, the family and friends of Ryan Hill, an Olathe High School alumni who died by suicide shortly after graduation in 2013, discuss Ryan's life, mental health and the implications of the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.


For immediate help for you or someone else, call the National Suicide Lifeline. This service is free and available to anyone 24 hours a day, every day. All calls are confidential. 1-800-273-TALK (8255) | 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)


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