Suicide Prevention

Surviving A Suicidal Crisis

If you are thinking about suicide: Read this First (from Metanoia.org)

For immediate assistance

Other crisis hotlines.

The Mental Health Services Locator can provide information on mental health services and resources in your area.

Other Possible Personal Resources

If you need help contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Are you helping a friend? You may want to read "Understanding and Helping the Suicidal Person" from the American Association of Suicidology.

The Stop a Suicide Today website offers additional information that may be helpful, such as the Suicide Risk Questionnaire, a list of what not to do, and what to expect during the evaluation process.

In some instances those who are in danger of harming themselves refuse to seek help and it may become necessary to seek involuntary treatment.

If you are interested in learning about suicide prevention training please visit our training page.

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