Suicide

There are times when people are experiencing so many feelings and pain that they feel like they can’t take it anymore. When someone decides to end their own life, it is called suicide. People end their own life for many reasons, sometimes it’s because of depression, because of past or current abuse, or because the person thinks that this hard time will never pass. It’s important to know the warning signs of suicide, and how to get help.

Check out these links on suicide:

http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/Teens/InfoBooth/Emotional-Health/Suicide.aspx

http://teentalk.ca/issues/mental-health/thoughts-of-suicide

http://www.cmha.ca/mental-health/understanding-mental-illness/suicide/