UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Any talk of suicide by a friend or loved one should be taken seriously and help should be sought immediately. Depression and thoughts of suicide can impact a person's life in many different ways. Not everyone experiences depression and suicidal tendencies in the same way.
If you notice any of the above warning signs in a friend or loved one, you have reason to be concerned. There are ways that you can be helpful to a friend or loved one who is at risk.
National Mental Health Association: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Institute of Mental Health: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
American Foundation of Suicide Prevention: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
American Association of Suicidology: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Page updated December 2015 by Mark Huttemier, MA, LPC. Personal Counselor in Student Health and Counseling at University of Wisconsin – River Falls