Helping the Suicidal PersonHelping the Suicidal Person
When you come into contact with a person who is suicidal, definite
intervention is needed. A person's life is at stake, and whether or not
you want to be involved, you are! Your initial task is to help the
person stay alive.
This 8 1/2 x 11 laminated card will help you when you are ministering to
a suicidal person as a quick reminder of what to say when speaking to
someone who is considering taking their life. This card includes
questions to ask and how to respond. Time is of the essence and having
this card in reach as a reminder and a tool to help you keep calm at a
time of crisis can make a difference in how you face this situation.