Signs of recognizing Suicidal Behaviour

Suicide is not only a mental illness in itself but also a very serious potential consequence of mental disorders which is treatable in nature. The most important thing that needs to be considered here is the identification of the signs of suicidal behavior with the help of which the life of the individual can be saved.

The books on suicide can be a great help in this situation and by studying them the signs of suicidal behavior can be identified.

Excessive Amount of Sadness or Moodiness

  • One crucial sign of suicidal behavior is an extreme amount of sadness and that too lasting for a long duration of time.
  • Sudden changes of mood with no noticeable reason can be a warning sign of suicide.

Feeling of Hopelessness

  • The feeling of a very deep sense of hopelessness is another of the very important sign of warning of suicide.
  • Having no or very little expectation about the improvement of the circumstances is also a very important sign as well.

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