Suicide Prevention Month: How to ask someone about suicide

You might think you’re just waiting for the perfect moment to ask your friend, family member, or colleague about suicide. Well, that moment will never come. You may always feel awkward and intrusive, BUT ASK ANYWAY. The National Alliance on Mental Illness has advice and strategies for starting and handling the conversation. Read the article here: How to Ask Someone About Suicide

September is Suicide Prevention Month. For more information about events and training in Southside, visit our events page or the Southside Behavioral Health website.