Chances are you reached this site because you’re supporting someone who struggles with thoughts of suicide. This site is meant to help you navigate through your experience as a suicide caregiver.
noun | sui-cide care-gi-ver | \ 'sü-e-sīd 'ker-gi-ver \
A person who supports someone experiencing thoughts of suicide
While providing care, the suicide caregiver must also be aware of their own well being despite the task being big or small
The role can be formal (i.e. therapist or crisis worker) or informal (i.e. family, friend, loved one)
You will find five modules meant to be viewed in the order below. The different sections are filled with activities and videos that will provide you with the space and tools to:
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This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional clinical advice or treatment.
If you or someone you know are experiencing a personal crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255 for support. If you are located outside of the US, you can also look here for your local crisis line.
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