Recognizing Suicidal Behavior: The Warning Signs to Look For

Recognizing Suicidal Behavior: The Warning Signs to Look For

Suicide is a tragic consequence of many mental health issues.

It leaves family, friends, and communities in shock and pain. It is estimated that about one million people worldwide commit suicide each year. It is currently the tenth leading cause of death in the United States.

The causes and circumstances of suicide vary from person to person, but if you can recognize what suicidal behavior looks like, you might be able to save those you care about before it is too late. Continue reading “Recognizing Suicidal Behavior: The Warning Signs to Look For”

Suicide Prevention Week Counseling and Treatment Plans

Suicide Prevention Week: Counseling and Treatment Plans

Every year, countless people suffer from mental health disorders that lead them to suicide. However, it is something that we can all help to prevent in the future.

Suicide Prevention Week runs from September 8th-14th.

It is important to remember we should be looking out for others at all times of the year, not just in September. Make sure you can recognize suicidal behavior so you can help that person immediately.

What can you do to help someone who is struggling?

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