WPR News
9:34 am
Mon February 4, 2008

Suicide conference in Casper Friday

Laramie, WY – Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students. The University of Wyoming and Community College officials will all be part of a summit this week to address the issue. Lena Edmunds of U-W's counseling center says the University will share its proactive approach to suicide with the rest of the state.

Edmunds says a number of stakeholders regularly meet to discuss ways to address students mental health needs. The summit is Friday at Casper College.