Crisis Links & Resources

Healing Touch: A Self Injury Website

Healing Touch: A Self Injury Website From their site:  “Self injury is the general term used to describe self-inflicted pain or injury on oneself. Most commonly this is in the form of cutting or burning, but there are many other forms of self-injury. Self injury is often linked to depression, and is – simply expressed […]

Suicide…. Read this first

Suicide…. Read this first From their site: “Suicide is not chosen; it happens when pain exceeds resources for coping with pain.” and “If you are feeling suicidal now, please stop long enough to read this. It will only take about five minutes. I do not want to talk you out of your bad feelings. I […]

Suicide Awareness / Voices of Education (SA/VE)

Suicide Awareness / Voices of Education (SA/VE) Perhaps not a crisis link exactly, this is a good information resource if your life has been impacted by suicidal ideation – your own or someone else’s, or an actual suicide by someone close to you.

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN): Counseling Centers

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN): Counseling Centers You call the RAINN hotline 24 hours a day at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) or you can search for a Crisis Center near you by using their search function.

Scars to Match the Inside

Scars to Match the Inside From her site: “Warning: This page may be triggering. Please make yourself safe before continuing. Disclaimer: I am not a doctor and these pages are not a substitute for professional help.” This is a link to a community member’s page on Self Injury. Good resource, though caution is advised.

A Comprehensive Approach to Suicide Prevention

A Comprehensive Approach to Suicide Prevention From their site: “Most people who contemplate committing suicide are ambivalent, undecided or another way to put it is that they’re “teetering” between doing it and not doing it. Imagine a big refrigerator sitting on a porch. How easy is it to move? Not very. But if it’s on […]

Suicide Crisis Lines

Hopeline: Suicide Crisis Lines & Chat Support Resources This site contains information on Suicide Hot Lines and what you can expect in a call to such a place. Also includes region specific hot line numbers.

Secret Shame Website

Self-Injury: You are not the only one Note: This site is now only available via the Wayback Machine, but there is still great content. From their site: “In spite of the title, there is no shame here. This site is meant to help you understand that you are doing nothing shameful — you are maintaining […]