Common Issues That May Accompany Suicidal Thoughts

Crisis Text Line is a free 24/7 suicide prevention service where individuals can seek help via text. Based on Crisis Text Line data, texters who have suicidal thoughts also experience the following issues when seeking help.

Issue FacedPercentage of Texters
Depression41%
Family Issues23%
Stress20%
Self Harm17%
Anxiety14%
Relationships14%
Isolation13%
Friend Issues10%
Physical Abuse5%
Bullying4%
School Problems4%
Bereavement3%
Health Concerns3%
LGBTQ Issues3%
Sexual Abuse3%
Substance Abuse3%
Eating Disorder2%

“Crisis Trends.” www.crisistrends.org. Crisis Text Line, December 2016. Web. November 2, 2017.