Link:

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/02/09/514096861/veteran-teaches-therapists-how-to-talk-about-gun-safety-when-suicides-a-risk  

 

By April Dembosky

February 9, 2017

 

Jay Zimmerman got his first BB gun when he was 7, and his first shotgun when

he was 10.

 

"Growing up in Appalachia, you look forward to getting your first firearm,"

he said, "probably more so than your first car."