PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Not only does September mark the start of the new school year, but it’s also “Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.”

The National Alliance of Mental Illness is working with school districts to help parents with mental health education and support.

AM Extra was joined live by Cassidy Quinn with NAMI, to discuss what they are doing to help support families and schools.

Watch the full interview in the player above.