Suicide Prevention & Resources
WHERE TO FIND HELP
There are a variety of resources on-campus and in the community that can help you be an effective gatekeeper.
Remember, you are not alone when it comes to helping a student in distress. Use your resources!
WHAT ARE THE WARNING SIGNS?
- Talking about wanting to die or kill oneself.
- Looking for a way to kill oneself, such as searching online or buying a gun.
- Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live.
- Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain.
- Talking about being a burden to others.
- Increasing the use of alcohol or drugs.
- Acting anxious or agitated; behaving recklessly.
- Sleeping too little or too much.
- Withdrawing or feeling isolated.
- Showing rage or talking about seeking revenge.
- Displaying extreme mood swings.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
The California Peer-Run Warm Line
The California Peer-Run Warm Line offers non-emergency emotional support and referrals to anyone in the state needing mental health help.
Mondays-Fridays: 7am-11pm | Saturdays: 7am-3pm | Sundays: 7am-9pm
COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
North Bay Suicide Prevention Hotline
of Lake County
Lake County Behavioral Health Psych
The Jed Foundation
Promoting emotional health and preventing suicide.
The Trevor Lifeline (for LGBTQ youth)
Know the Signs
Know the Signs is a statewide suicide prevention social marketing campaign built on three key messages: Know the signs. Find the words. Reach out.
MHS Counselor: Erika Galvan
Terri Gonsalves - District Counselor
While Campus is Closed please use this link:
Karin Stirling-Rooney - MMS School Counselor