Risk Factors


  • Depression

  • Bipolar (manic-depressive) disorder

  • Schizophrenia

  • Personality Disorders 

  • Conduct Disorder

  • Psychotic disorders, or psychotic symptoms in the context of any disorder

  • Anxiety disorders

  • Substance abuse disorders

  • Serious or chronic medical condition and/or pain


  • Stressful life events which may include a death, divorce, or job loss

  • Prolonged stress factors which may include harassment, bullying, abuse, relationship problems, and unemployment

  • Access to lethal means including firearms and drugs

  • Exposure to another person’s suicide, or to graphic or sensationalized accounts of suicide


  • Previous suicide attempts

  • Family history of suicide attempts or successful suicide

Zero Suicide SWFL

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