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Suicide Warning Signs

Do You Know Them?
You might wonder about signs a person may show if they are considering suicide.  The problems or risk factors you will find in the link below may precede suicide attempts. They merit evaluation, particularly when several occur together.

Warning Signs for Suicide Prevention

Risk Factors for Suicide

 

Do You Know How to Help?

If you or someone you know is experiencing immediate crisis, contact University Police immediately at 678-839-6000 if on campus. Police officers are on duty 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If off campus, contact: 

 

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

 

 

Also, check out the PREVENT Suicide Prevention Tip Sheet and the American Association of Suicidoogy link below for additional information on understanding and helping someone who is showing suicidal behaviors.

PREVENT Suicide Prevention Tip Sheet

Understanding and Helping the Suicidal Individual