Break the silence for suicide attempt survivors
Even when our lives appear fine from the outside, locked within can be a world of quiet suffering, leading some to the decision to end their life. At TEDYou, JD Schramm asks us to break the silence surrounding suicide and suicide attempts, and to create much-needed resources to help people who reclaim their life after escaping death. Resources: http://t.co/wsNrY9C
If you or anyone you know needs help, call your local helpline right away. Here's a list of international helplines, with additional resources for survivors and loved ones.
Nineteen out of 20 people who attempt suicide will fail and survive. JD Schramm offers 15 pieces of advice for those looking to step back into life.