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The Cool Calm is the Crisis Text Line blog. Insights, data, stories, and other looks at our work in crisis intervention and technology.

Why Beyoncé is the Suicide Prevention Hero We All Need

Strong. Brave. Fierce.  At Crisis Text Line, these are some of the words our Crisis Counselors use to help texters understand that they can make it through their darkest moments. Strong, brave and fierce, just so happen to be some words that describe Queen B. And, her birthday (9/4) just so happens to be at the start of suicide prevention month. Coincidence? We think not. That’s why we rounded up of Queen B’s #LyricstoLiveBy.

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