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People with suicidal thoughts or intent, or thoughts of harming others, and need immediate
attention, are advised to call 911 or go to their nearest emergency center.
NEED HELP DECIDING IF YOU SHOULD CONSIDER SEEING A MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL?
If you or a loved one is experiencing one or more of the symptoms listed below, and the symptoms are causing serious problems in your ability to study, work or relate to others, you should consider making an appointment to see a mental health professional.
Recent social withdrawal and loss of interest in others
Drop in functioning
An unusual drop in functioning, at school, work or social activities, such as quitting sports, failing in school or difficulty performing familiar tasks
Problems with concentration, memory or logical thought and speech that are hard to explain
Heightened sensitivity to sights, sounds, smells or touch; avoidance of over-stimulating situations
Loss of initiative or desire to participate in any activity
A vague feeling of being disconnected from oneself or one’s surroundings; a sense of unreality
Unusual or exaggerated beliefs about personal powers to understand meanings or influence events; illogical or “magical” thinking typical of childhood in an adult
Fear or suspicion of others or a strong nervous feeling
Odd, uncharacteristic, peculiar behavior
Sleep or appetite changes
Dramatic sleep and appetite changes or decline in personal care
Rapid or dramatic shifts in feelings