Suicide Prevention at UA

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FOR EMERGENCY DIAL 9-1-1


If you're thinking of harming yourself, need a safe and non-judgmental place to talk,
or you're worried about someone else and need advice:

CALL 1-800-273-8255 or TEXT "4HOPE" to 741741

We can all feel a bit hopeless, but at UA you never have to feel it alone.

It's ok to ask for help, we're all in this together.

If you're thinking of harming yourself, need a safe and non-judgmental place to talk,
or you're worried about someone else and need advice about what to do:

CALL 1-800-273-8255 or TEXT "4HOPE" to 741741

PREVENTION INFORMATION

Knowing the signs of suicide is important in helping someone who may be at risk. By offering your understanding, reassurance and support, you can help your loved one or friend seek the help he or she needs.

Getting Help

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Response guide

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Warning Signs and Response

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Outreach & Resources

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EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH & EVENTS

National Depression Screening Day

Free Depression Screening sponsored by the Counseling and Testing Center

Thursday, Oct. 11

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Student Union piano lounge
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Polsky Building third floor atrium

STAND UP TO SUICIDE

JOIN THE MOVEMENT: UA student hosted suicide awareness and prevention event. Learn more details


The Basis for these resources

HB28 – section 3345.37 of the Ohio Revised Code is designed to promote suicide prevention for students and employees at state institutions of higher education.

Learn more here 


Also see:

  • ULifeline - Online resources for college mental health
  • Half of Us - Answers and resources for common questions and feelings

Crisis text line for suicide prevention or other help, text 4HOPE to 741741.