Crisis Support

Know the Warning Signs -Some warning signs may help you determine if a loved one is at risk for suicide, especially if the behavior is new, has increased, or seems related to a painful event, loss, or change. If you or someone you know exhibits any of these, seek help by calling the Lifeline.

· Talking about wanting to die or to kill themselves
· Looking for a way to kill themselves, like searching online or buying a gun
· Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live
· Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain
· Talking about being a burden to others
· Increasing the use of alcohol or drugs
· Acting anxious or agitated; behaving recklessly
· Sleeping too little or too much
· Withdrawing or isolating themselves
· Showing rage or talking about seeking revenge
· Extreme mood swings

24 Hour Hotline and Suicide Prevention Phone Numbers:

· Galveston and Brazoria County Crisis Line: (866)-729-3848

· Santa Fe ISD Crisis Support Hotline: 1-800-595-0869

· National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273- TALK (8255)

For more information, please visit:

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The following resources are available for those impacted by the Santa Fe High School shooting.

Tip Sheets

Counseling Support Available via Texting Option

Updated Available Resource List from Gulf Coast Center 6/28/2018

The Psychological Impact of the Recent Shooting

Tips for Parents on Media Coverage

Tip Sheet for Youth Talking to Journalists

Parent Guidelines for Helping Youth after the Recent Shooting

Talking to Children about the Shooting

Helping Teens with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers

Helping School-Age Children with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers

Helping Young Children with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers

After a Crisis: Helping Young Children Heal