Coping with Suicidal Thoughts
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Suicide is a PERMENANT solution to a TEMPORARY problem!
A suicidal person is feeling so much pain that they can see no other option.
They feel that they are a burden to others, and in desperation see death as a way to escape their overwhelming pain and anguish.
People who talk about committing suicide or make an attempt do not necessarily want to die.
People likely to commit suicide include those who:
~ are having a serious physical or mental illness,
~ are abusing alcohol or drugs,
~ are experiencing a major loss, such as the death of a loved one, unemployment or divorce,
~ are experiencing major changes in their life, such as teenagers and seniors,
~ have made previous suicide threats
Some warning signs that a person may be suicidal include:
What should you do if you are worried a friend may be suicidal?