What to say when someone is suicidal

– an article by Julia Appa on Medium.

Suicide is a societal issue that is often swept under the rug. People pretend that it doesn’t exist while each year an enormous amount of people either commits suicide or attempts to end their lives.

Suicide can be prevented. It needs to be prevented.

This is why need to talk more about suicide and spread awareness about this issue. We need to learn how to talk to suicidal people so they won’t see suicide as their only way out.