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ARE THEY SUICIDAL? How to Ask & What to Do... Explained in Detail By A Licensed Counselor

What are Warning Signs of Suicide? What are Suicide Resources? What If My Child Talks About Suicide? How Do I Help My Suicidal Child? How Do I Help My Suicidal Friend? What is Depression? What is Depression- really?

In this video, Erica Gregory, LMFT with #JCAC breaks down how to talk to someone who is suicidal. Talking about suicide is really hard because it is scary. That is okay, but the most important thing is to TALK ABOUT SUICIDE, to ASK the Question, rather than ignore it. Erica with #JCAC gives you the tools to ASK about suicide, How to assess risk when talking about suicide, and how to take care of yourself when you love someone who is suicidal. This video is great for parents of teens!

Check out the resources below to get the support you need to help your loved one.

Depression Resources: www.NAMI.Org

(Mental Health Support and Advocacy) https://afsp.org

(American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)

Free E-Book: Finding Calm in the Storm: https://mailchi.mp/e1342c3b9b3f/jcacbook

Depression Outline: http://www.psnpaloalto.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/Depression-Diagnostic-Criteria-and-Severity-Rating.pdf

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