If this is an Emergency or Crisis call 911 or contact your Doctor/Healthcare Provider immediately
Or go to the nearest hospital emergency room in your area
Suicide Crisis Lines and Chat Rooms/Text
Lifeline is a 24 hr. toll free phone line that also has an online chat option.
En Espanol 1-800-799-4889 TTY
Youth LGBTQ Crisis Line/Chat/Text
The Trevor Project provides 24 hr. crisis counseling to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youths ages 13-24.
Trevor Chat is available 6 hrs. a day at http://www.thetrevorproject.org/
Youth Focused/Chat & Education Resources
An online resource that provided education, training, a teen chat room and a link to the Mental Health America of Texas mobile app called ASK & Prevent Suicide available through ITunes which includes suicide education and intervention guidance.
A resource for college students containing information about depression and anxiety among college students, and information about how to get help at school.
Text START to 741-741
NASP has resources available to assist families and educators in preventing youth suicide.
Toll Free: (866) 331-NASP
Provides free emotional support and information to teens in any type of crisis, including suicidal. You can text with a trained specialist 24 hrs.
Text “CTL” or “Listen” to 741-741
SAN ANTONIO RESOURCE
IF IN A CRISIS:
Call 911 or take the person to the E.R. or walk-in clinic at a hospital. Do not leave the person until help is available.
"Feelings of sadness or hopelessness, often accompanied by anxiety."
"Declining school performance. Loss of pleasure/interest in social and sports activities. Sleeping too little or too much."
"Major changes in weight or appetite. Inability to concentrate or think clearly. Withdrawal from friends and family and no desire to go out."
"Talking about 'going away', killing oneself, being a burden to others, feeling trapped or in unbearable pain."
"Giving away favorite possessions. Suddenly very happy and cheerful moods after being depressed or sad for a long time."
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