b'Silverman, 1997).According to Silverman (2008) we lose about 1,350 college students to suicide each year; roughly 3 young people per day.We also learn about suicide risk by surveying students.The 2009 Healthy Minds study (Eisenberg) surveyed 8,590 students across 15 campuses. Results indicate that 7% of students reported having Seriously thought about suicide in the past year.Two percent report having had a plan for suicide and 1% reported having made a suicide attempt in the past year (findings which are comparable to those reported in the 2010 report of the American College Health Associations National College Health Assessment). Bad news, good news The bad news?If we translate those percentages to actual individuals on a small (1,000 student) and large (10,000 student) campus, the results are quite concerning.Mental Health Concerns169'