Education in psychology/suicide prevention

Hi,
As I continue to pray for discernment of my vocation and type of work, I think I am being led to pursue an education in psychology with a specific focus of working and studying in the issue of suicide prevention. I have personally suffered from suicidal ideation and have had friends and family who have suffered the same. The suicide of one particular person has caused me a lot of anguish and sadness that they took their life. I would like to do whatever I can to help people who feel life is meaningless and too painful to endure so that they may find the vocation and passion God wishes them to pursue and that they enjoy life and enjoy their relationship with God and neighbor. Please pray for me that if this is the educational and vocational path God wishes me to follow, that I find the appropriate avenues to travel and overcome all the obstacles and find all the guidance and mentoring I need in this area.
Thank you for all your prayers.
God bless you. Amen.

Praying to the Holy Spirit to give you guidance & direction in your discernment.

Praying for you and your intentions. :gopray:

St. Joseph, pray for this poster. Amen.

I think it is wonderful to pursue a vocation that will allow you to work with the suicidal and perhaps assist them to see that suicide is not the answer. I will pray that God will bless you with the knowledge of your vocation and the ability to pursue it.

God Bless,

Mary.

Saint Michael, the archangel, defend us in battle, be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the devil, may God rebuke him, we humbly pray. And do you, O’ Prince of the Heavenly host, by the power of God thrust into Hell Satan and all the other evil spirits who prowl about the world for the ruin of souls.

Amen.

Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.

Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven.

Give us this day our daily bread.

And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.

Amen.

Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.

Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb Jesus.

Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.

Amen.

Praying…

Gracious and merciful Father, please come to their assistance.

Our Father, who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on Earth as it is in Heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
Amen.

Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus.
Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.
Amen.

Glory Be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit.
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end.
Amen.

Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of Thy faithful, and enkindle in them the fire of Your love. Send forth Your Spirit, and they shall be created, and You shall renew the face of the earth. Amen.

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