From time to time you may encounter a person who is expressing thoughts of suicide on your social media sites. If someone you know online is showing any of these warning signs, it is important that you post a message encouraging them to contact someone for help. If you are friends with the person in real life or know where the person is, please call 1-800-273-TALK(8255) so that you can talk to a crisis counselor.
♦ Writing about wanting to die or to kill oneself.
♦ Writing about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live.
♦ Writing about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain.
♦ Writing about being a burden to others.
♦ Writing about seeking revenge.