Why do I hear voices telling me to kill myself and stuff like that?

Unfortunately, none of us knows why you’rehearing voices (auditory hallucinations). Even the very best mental health professionals on Quora don’t know the answer – they don’t know you and haven’t examined you Hallucinations can be caused by recreational drugs, neurological problems, medication reactions, illness, high fever, schizophrenia, mania, depression with psychotic features (and more). WhateverContinue reading “Why do I hear voices telling me to kill myself and stuff like that?”

Nobody Cares – Short Film About Suicide

To view this short film produced by Ruffhouse Visuals, please click on image below. If you are or know someone who may be at risk of harming themselves, please call 911. To talk to someone, please call the Suicide National Hotline at 1-800-273-8255. You can text them also by texting 741741 (Crisis Text Line) PleaseContinue reading “Nobody Cares – Short Film About Suicide”

I Want to Understand How to Help Someone Who is at Risk

If you think someone is thinking about suicide, assume you are the only one who will reach out. Here’s how to talk to someone who may be struggling with their mental health. Have an honest conversation Talk to them in private Listen to their story Tell them you care about them Ask directly if theyContinue reading “I Want to Understand How to Help Someone Who is at Risk”

Can You Choose to be Happy?

The simple answer is, YES. We can achieve a state of happiness by working towards improving the status of each of these ingredients above. For example, you can work on obtaining a higher salary or seeking a job that brings you innate satisfaction and purpose, on improving your physical health by exercising and eating wholeContinue reading “Can You Choose to be Happy?”

National Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide is preventable. During this month of awareness, be open to conversations with your teen, friend, loved one or anyone about their feelings and ways that they can cope when having intense feelings. It could be a wonderful time to learn for all. Need someone to talk to? Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Remember: All Life isContinue reading “National Suicide Prevention Month”