Suicide Warning Signs

Seek help as soon as possible by contacting a mental health professional of by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK if you or someone you know exhibits any of the following signs:

  • Threatening to hurt or kill oneself or talking about wanting to hurt or
       kill oneself.

  • Looking for ways to kill oneself by seeking access to firearms,
       available pills, or other means.

  • Talking or writing about death, dying, or suicide when these actions
       are out of the ordinary for   the person.

  • Feeling hopeless.

  • Feeling rage or uncontrolled anger or seeking revenge.

  • Acting reckless or engaging in risky activities -- seemingly without thinking.

  • Feeling trapped -- like there's no way out.

  • Increasing alcohol or drug use.

  • Withdrawing from friends, family and society.

  • Feeling anxious, agitated, or unable to sleep or sleeping all the time.

  • Experiencing dramatic mood changes.

  • Seeing no reason for living or having no sense of purpose in life.

On Campus Call: Robin (708) 239-4853

 

 
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