If you want to learn and do more to prevent suicide, I want to help you out by linking to some resources. I hope you find them useful.
If you need help:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Trevor Project (for LGTBQ+ youth)
Find a Support Group for People Who Have Lost Someone to Suicide
Research-Supported Treatments for Adults
Research-Supported Treatments for Children
How to help others:
How to Help Someone Who is Suicidal
Take a Mental Health First Aid Training Course
Call Your Representatives and Tell Them to Prioritize Policies linked to Suicide Prevention (e.g., access to quality healthcare, funding for research)
Participate in an Out of Darkness Community Walk
When It Is Darkest: Why People Die By Suicide And What We Can Do To Prevent It
Suicide in Schools: A Practioner’s Guide to Multi-level Prevention, Assessment, Intervention, and Postvention
The Suicidal Thoughts Workbook
Live Through This Photo Project
Rudy Caseres, Mental Health Advocate
Robert Vore, Mental Health Advocate
Why People Die by Suicide by Thomas Joiner
Cracked Not Broken by Kevin Hines
Speaking of Suicide by Stacey Freedenthal
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