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Adult Suicide Warning Signs Series: X (Twitter) & Threads Posts

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Adult Suicide Warning Signs Series: X (Twitter) & Threads Posts
A series of posts to share on X (Twitter) or Threads. These posts, designed to be uploaded as a thread of posts, aim to educate people on social media about the warning signs of suicide for adults.
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There are seven total posts designed to be uploaded as part of the series. To create a thread of posts on X (Twitter), click the "+" icon next to "Post" when you have drafted your first post. To create a thread of posts on Threads, click on "Add to thread" when you have drafted your first post.

Post 1
Post Copy: There are many warning signs that a person may be at risk of suicide. If you or someone you know needs help now, the #988Lifeline is here to help. Check out this thread to learn about suicide warning signs in adults.

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. We Can Be Each Other’s Lifeline. Learn how to recognize the warning signs when someone may be at risk of suicide.

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Post 2
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If someone you know is talking about or making plans to hurt themselves, take it seriously. Let them know there is hope and encourage them to call or text 988 for help. #988Lifeline

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult man on the phone and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. Behavior Changes Like: Talking about or making plans for suicide. Talking about feeling hopeless.”

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Post 3
Post Copy: Many people at risk of suicide feel they are a burden to others or a problem that can’t be solved. Show them love and compassion and let them know that help is available. Learn more: https://988lifeline.org/help-someone-else/ #988Lifeline

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult man on a farm and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. Behavior Changes Like: Talking about being a burden to others.

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Post 4
Post Copy: Significant behavior changes can be a sign that someone is in a mental health crisis. Learn more about warning signs that may mean someone is at risk: https://988lifeline.org/help-someone-else/ #988Lifeline #SuicidePrevention

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult man outside in a city and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. Behavior Changes Like: Increasing use of alcohol or drugs. Acting anxious or agitated. Behaving recklessly.

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Post 5
Post Copy: Is someone you care for withdrawing from things around them? This may be a warning sign that they are in crisis. Check in on them and show them you care. Encourage them to call or text 988 to talk to a trained crisis counselor any time. #988Lifeline

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult woman and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. Behavior Changes Like: Sleeping too little or too much. Withdrawing or feeling isolated.”

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Post 6
Post Copy: Big feelings like extreme anger may be a risk factor for suicide. Ask questions. Be willing to listen. Get help from the #988Lifeline. Learn more: https://988lifeline.org/help-someone-else/ #SuicidePrevention

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult woman and text, “Suicide Warning Signs in Adults. Behavior Changes Like: Sleeping too little or too much. Withdrawing or feeling isolated.”

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Post 7
Post Copy: Get help from the #988Lifeline. 988lifeline.org/help-someone-else/ #SuicidePrevention

Alt Text: Graphic with a photo of an adult woman and text, “If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, help is available. Call or text: 988. Chat: 988lifeline.org. You can also reach out to a mental health professional.”

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