Each day, approximately 86 Americans will die by suicide. In the United States, around 45,000 deaths occur each year as a result of suicide, and nearly 575,000 people are treated in U.S. emergency room departments for self-inflicted injuries (CDC, 2015).
Congratulations, you’ve made it this far. You have completed your master’s program, you’re gathering your hours towards licensure, and preparing for the Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) exam. This next step towards your journey to becoming an LPCC can feel overwhelming but no need to fear.