Tennessee Deputy Adrian Finch offered his hand to the teenager and after a period of time, Zack accepted that hand.
Every year, suicide is among the top 20 leading causes of death globally for people of all ages.
Many suicides happen impulsively during moments of crisis—and prevention awareness is needed, experts said.
The students are taking cues from Hannah Baker, the fictional high schooler at the center of the "13 Reasons Why" book and episodes.
Corporations must be held accountable for employees under extreme pressures at work.
Robin Williams's death changed the conversation around suicide and brought unprecedented attention to mental health resources.
The social network is introducing tools so users can help people who seem at risk.
A full two months after Robin Williams' August 11 death from suicide, a scattered handful of mental health professionals and volunteers are still feeling the aftereffects.
Restricting access to common methods of suicide could reduce the number of deaths, WHO says