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    Resources & Warning Signs

    • Maryland Crisis Hotline 1-800-422-0009 – Available 24 / 7 / 365


    Suicide Warning Signs


    Changes in sleep patterns

    Changes in eating patterns

    Changes in energy level

    Changes in ability to concentrate

    Changes in the use of drugs or alcohol

    Refusal or reluctance to attend school or work

    Withdrawal or isolation from friends or family

    Aggressive Behaviors, either verbal or physical

    Difficulty making decisions or solving problems

    Chronic physical complaints without apparent basis

    Self-neglect or lack of attention to appearance

    Impulsive behaviors such as drag racing, driving too fast or carelessly, or drinking (other drugs) and driving

    Verbal statements such as 'It doesn't matter anymore' or 'I wish I was dead'

    Obsession with death, dying, violence suicide

    Purchase of ropes, guns, knives, razor blades, or saving of pills

    Setting of affairs in order or giving away prized possessions

    Humiliating life event

    Any behavior which give you cause for an 'invitation' to help someone in trouble