Close to 800,000 peope die due to suicide a year. Suicide is the third leading cause of death in 15-19 year olds. There is one death by suicide in the USA every 12 minutes. For every one successful suicide, there isan estimated 25 attempts. There is never just 'one reason' for suicide. Talking about your emotions, and depression can be difficult, but it is imperative to get help if suicide is ever a thought. Please feel comfortable to reach out to Ms. Ravin if these thoughts ever occur for your or someone you care about.Or call• Tarrant County MHMR Emergency Hotline -
Emergency suicide risk assessment and referral
1-800-866-2465 or 817-335-3022 (call/text)• National Suicide Prevention Hotline -
Emergency suicide prevention help
1-800-784-2433 or 1-800-273-8255Additional Resources:
This site features a Q&A service provided by Columbia
University’s Health Education Program.
Basic information and suggestions for working with
your school and community on suicide prevention.
Information about recognizing and responding to the
signs of suicide.
Information and tips on suicide prevention and an
email advice feature.