Depression and Suicide Awareness

By Austin Himes

6 Signs/Symptoms of Depression

  • Early awakening
  • Excess sleepiness
  • Excessive hunger
  • Lack of concentration
  • Loss of appetite
  • Weight gain or weight loss

3 Warning Signs of Suicide

  • Depression
  • Increased use of alcohol or drugs
  • Being a burden to others

6 Signs of Self-Injury

  • Scars
  • Fresh cuts
  • Scratches
  • Hair loss or bald spots
  • Wearing long sleeves or long pants even in hot weather
  • Spending a great deal of time alone