Suicide Warning Signs

  • Threatening to hurt or kill self

  • Looking for ways to kill self

  • Seeking access to pills, guns, or other means to harm self

  • Talking or writing about death, dying, or suicide

  • Feeling hopeless

  • Experiencing rage, uncontrolled anger or seeking revenge

  • Acting reckless or engaging in risky activities

  • Feeling trapped, like there is no way out

  • Increasing alcohol or drug use

  • Withdrawing from family or friends

  • Having dramatic changes in mood

  • Feeling like there is no reason for living, no sense of purpose in life

  • Sleeping too much or too little