Youth motivational speaker Jeff Yalden recently spoke with Lakes District Secondary School students about mental health and suicide prevention.

An honest talk about depression

Youth motivational speaker Jeff Yalden recently spoke with LDSS students about mental health and suicide prevention

Youth motivational speaker Jeff Yalden recently spoke with Lakes District Secondary School (LDSS) students about mental health and suicide prevention. The high energy, “tell it like it is” speaker was brought to LDSS by the Child and Youth Mental Health Substance use Colloborative, a group whose mission is to improve mental health in the Lakes District. According to the World Health Organization, suicide is the second leading cause of death globally among 15-29 year olds.