Suicide has a long history! Even some famous people, with much talent and success have committed suicide.
What can one do when they get suicidal feelings? What things can help them overcome such feelings?
There are things that we can do to help ourselves and others if suicide becomes a concern.
One thing is to seek competent professional help. The right medication might be just what one needs to overcome this challenge.
Why do some people commit suicide?
While there are many reasons why some commit suicide, we will touch on a few.
Some commit suicide because of chemical imbalances. Here medication and an improved dietcan help.
Despair might lead some to think that death might be a solution. This despair might be brought on by such things as economic problems or a failed relationship. However, things can change for the better.
Some commit suicide because they think that this is a way of punishing someone that has hurt them. There over seven billion people in the world, so why focus and worry over what one person has done.
Some find it hard to deal with pain, be it emotional, mental or physical. Pain can be dealt with the right help and it is available.
What can we do if we get suicidal feelings?
Again, finding competent professional help can
Some have found that knowing that God cares was a tremendous boost to their appreciating life more. This verse has been encouraging to many. Psalm 34:18 New Living Translation (NLT) “The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.”
This has brought on a more positive view of life and has given many an optimistic hope for the future. Life can have real meaning and wonder.
Discussing one’s feelings with a compassionate friend has helped many, so don’t keep these feelings to yourself. Don’t be afraid to ask for help. It is a sign of strength to rely on others when one is weak.
So rather than despair, seek help. Suicidal feelings can be dealt with in a positive way and overcome. Rather than succumb to suicidal feelings, you can overcome them. Help exists!