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More hope.

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Less pain.

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Connection to people & purpose.

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Reasons for living.

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Those are some of the things that can help a suicidal person want to live again. And stay alive, too.

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The book Helping the Suicidal Person: Tips and Techniques for Professionals describes many ways to help a suicidal person tap into these healing forces.

This website supplements the book. Here, you will find information about Helping the Suicidal Person, other helpful books, websites, trainings, conferences, and more: 

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IMPORTANT:

If you came to this site because you are thinking of suicide, or because you are concerned about someone else, please check out my other website, SpeakingOfSuicide.com.

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There, you will find helpful articles and resources. Lots of them.

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If you need to talk with someone immediately and you live in the U.S., please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800.273.8255 (TALK) or text START to 741-741. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Or click here for other resources around the world.

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SpeakingOfSuicide.com also contains information about other free crisis hotlines, text lines, chat lines, and email assistance that help people touched by suicide and suicidality in different ways: 

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