How to Help Someone Thinking of Suicide

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Abstract:

This one-page handout educates people about ways they can be of help to someone thinking of suicide. It identifies signs, symptoms, and behaviors of someone who may be thinking of suicide. It provides a list of actions people can take to be of assistance to the person in crisis. The phone number and web link for the Suicide Prevention Lifeline are provided. The document clarifies that interpretation services are available for non-English speakers. 

Author(s):
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Emotions, Mental health, Suicide
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2015
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