Suicide is about pain...

... the immense pain felt by the individual who is considering suicide; the pain of helplessness felt by others when someone is struggling with suicide; and the overwhelming pain of family members and friends when a person dies by suicide.

Individuals who are thinking about suicide may not want to die; however, they do want their pain to end. Unfortunately feeling alone, without hope that their situation will improve, and believing they are helpless to change their problem, suicide becomes a coping strategy - a way to manage their hurt.

Others often want to do something to intervene and help the suicidal individual but are fearful. They fear planting the idea of suicide, and wonder ....

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About

Judy North brings 20 years of experience in the crisis and suicide intervention and postvention fields. Click here to review Judy's extensive credentials...

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Training

Suicide intervention training prepares individuals to recognize and respond to others who are struggling with suicide. Advanced training is available...

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Contact

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