Warning Signs of Suicide 2017-05-29T18:25:28+00:00

If someone you know is exhibiting any of these symptoms, seek help immediately.

  • Talking about suicide or death in general
  • Making statements about “going away”
  • Searching online for ways to die
  • Talking about feeling hopeless or expressing that there is no reason to live
  • Increased drug or alcohol use
  • Talking about feeling trapped or being in unbearable pain
  • Giving away possessions or “putting things in order”
  • Making statements like ” you will be better off without me”
  • Withdrawing or isolating themselves
  • Sudden upswing in mood after being really down for a period of time.  This could indicate that the person has made a decision to end their life.
  • Recent trauma or life crisis

The National Suicide Prevention hotline is 1-(800) 273-8255