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Jonathan B. Singer, PhD, LCSW, an assistant professor at Temple’s School of Social Work, was interviewed by Maiken Scott at WHYY radio about his recent publication, Engaging parents of suicidal youth in rural areas. Dr. Singer discussed the differences in gun accessibility in rural and urban areas and how social workers approach this topic in conversations with parents of suicidal youth.

Dr.Singer also appeared on Temple TV to talk about his collaboration with "Finding the Light Within", a suicide prevention mural that is part of Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program.

Read the WHYY article here: http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/health-science/item/40278-in-rural-areas-suicide-prevention-must-include-direct-conversations-about-guns&Itemid=3.

Learn about “Finding the Light Within” here: http://storytellingmural.org.