Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention

If you are in crisis and need immediate help:

Substance Use Disorder1

Risk Factors

Suicide is an equal opportunity killer. People who take their own lives are men and women, young and old, rich and poor. Race, religion, family status, social standing or popularity have no bearing on vulnerability for suicide. There are, however some factors that can significantly impact an individual’s risk of becoming suicidal.

They include:

Clues/Warning Signs

Verbal clues/direct:

Verbal clues/indirect:

Behavioral Clues:

Do's and Don'ts

If you think someone is suicidal…



Other Resources

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.