Some warning signs may help you determine if a loved one is at risk for suicide, especially if the behavior is new, has increased, or seems related to a painful event, loss, or change. If you or someone you know exhibits any of the following signs, seek help by calling the National Suicide Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
Any person exhibiting the following behaviors should get care immediately:
If you are unsure, a licensed mental health professional can help assess risk.
Risk factors are characteristics that make it more likely that someone will consider, attempt, or die by suicide. They can't cause or predict a suicide attempt, but they're important to be aware of.
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