Suicide (An Introduction)
This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about suicide. It discusses its relation to serious depression, substance abuse, or stressful events. It identifies those persons at highest risk, and explains what to do if someone talks about suicide. Therapy, medicines, and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse are outlined. Adapted from the text of the MedlinePlus Health Introduction.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.