A person may be suicidal if they are having behaviors listed on this page. Seek professional help if you think you or a friend is suicidal.
Threatening to hurt or kill themselves
Seeking access to pills, weapons, or other means to kill themselvesd
Talking or writing about death, dying, or suicide (including in school work, creative writing, and artwork)
Having rage, anger, or seeking revenge
Acting recklessly or engaging in risky activities
Increasing alcohol or drug use
Withdrawing from friends, family, or society
Having a dramatic change in mood
Sleeping all the time or being unable to sleep
Giving away prized possessions
Talking about feeling hopeless, having no purpose or about being a burden to others
Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain.