Suicide Risk

The risk of a suicide attempt is highest if: You have the means to kill yourself, such as a weapon or medicines. You have set a time and place to do it. You think there is no other way to solve the problem or end the pain.

Suicide Risk

Suicide Risk

The risk of a suicide attempt is highest if:

  • You have the means to kill yourself, such as a weapon or medicines.
  • You have set a time and place to do it.
  • You think there is no other way to solve the problem or end the pain.

Credits

Current as ofJune 26, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

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