Blog post re-share: Stop saying “Committed Suicide.”

I have to say that I have used the word one time, when talking about this subject, “Committed Suicide.” But I basically had said what I had read, when talking about it once, to someone.
I wanted to share this post that talks about why we should be careful with our words and not say “Committed Suicide,” but instead say, “died by suicide.” After reading this post, you will understand why it is appropriate  to say “died by suicide.”

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Rethink – Mental Health SOS Guide

Rethink has a Mental Health SOS Guide for anyone who is affected by mental illness. The  guide offers practical advice on recognising the distress signals, helping you to know when to act.

Visit this page for information and to download the guide, from Rethink.