The GDATF online forum is a great way for patients to get information and support. However, please be aware that this forum does not have 24/7 coverage. In addition, members and facilitators are fellow patients who are here to share their experiences, not trained medical professionals.
If you are in a crisis situation, we urge you to immediately contact one of the following resources:United States: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
[twitter.com]International: International Association for Suicide Preventionhttps://www.iasp.info/resources/Crisis_Centres/
[iasp.info](Note on links: if you click directly on the above links, you will need to use your browser's “back” button to return to the boards after viewing, or you will have to log back in to the forum. As an alternative, you can right-click the link and open it in a new tab or new window).
You can also Google your city or state and “Suicide Prevention” for additional resources. Example: “California Suicide Prevention”.