Take the Quiz: Suicide Myth or Fact?

1. Myth or Fact? Those who threaten suicide are just trying to get attention

Answer: Myth

Fact: Most of the time, they are trying to tell you they are suffering from suicidal thoughts. Sufferers often feel helpless and afraid. The only way to get help is to get attention. How else would you do it?

2. Myth or Fact? People who die by suicide usually talk about it first

Answer: Fact

Fact: There are almost always warning signs when a person is having thoughts of suicide – someone talking about suicide is perhaps the most recognizable. Talking about death … Read more...