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From despair to hope: Moving past a suicide attempt

Posted - Dec. 2, 2012 at 10:08 a.m.



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It's a difficult topic, but one that thousands of families are dealing with. Suicide.

In Utah alone, more than 4,000 people try to take their lives each year.

As painful and devastating as a suicide attempt can be, it can also act as a catalyst for change.

Spencer Donaldson shared how his world changed after trying to take his life and then being saved by a stranger. Spencer tells his miraculous story in a moving video that's posted on YouTube.

Click the video player to hear an interview with his parents. We explore how to move from despair to hope and having faith in the future.

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