Help Us Raise Awareness for Suicide and Promote Suicide Prevention

Anthony (Tony) Smith speaking with Jenna Zibton from WSLS 10 - Roanoke about the suicide epidemic in our country, and the warning signs to watch for. This will air as part of a two part segment on Monday July 30th...first part at 5pm...second part at 6pm.

Warning Signs of Suicide

  • Talking about wanting to die or to kill oneself.
  • Looking for a way to kill oneself, such as searching online or buying a gun.
  • Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live.
  • Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain.
  • Talking about being a burden to others.
  • Increasing the use of alcohol or drugs.
  • Acting anxious or agitated; behaving recklessly.
  • Sleeping too little or too much.
  • Withdrawn or feeling isolated.
  • Showing rage or talking about seeking revenge.
  • Displaying extreme mood swings.
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