Problems with dating violence
Many believe that we should ignore these "cries for help" and "attention-seeking behaviors" because the attention will only encourage the behaviors. Many people believe that if someone is suicidal, there is nothing that anyone can do to stop them from killing themselves.
A suicidal crisis is usually very brief, lasting from a few hours to a few days.
Research has demonstrated that in over 80 percent of deaths by suicide, a warning sign or signs were given.