What can you do for someone who is coping with grief and suicide?
Life comes with losses – some are inevitable. But what about loss that comes unexpected? What do you do when you or someone you love is coping with the loss of suicide? Feelings are tender and raw, so it’s about learning to reconstruct.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Elizabeth Lund, shares some things we need to know about grief and suicide. She shares the unique kind of grief suicide brings, and how we can manage it.
If you or someone you know is struggling with thoughts of suicide, KSL encourages you to call the suicide prevention hotline at 1-800-273-TALK.
Utah County Crisis Line: 801-226- 4433
Salt Lake County/UNI Crisis Line: 801-587-3000
Wasatch Mental Health Crisis Line: 801-373- 7393
NAMI Utah: www.namiut.org
Utah Chapter-American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: www.afsputah.com
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org