Federal health officials say people at risk of suicide or addiction should talk to their family doctor, but also make use of these resources.
For mental health problems:
National Helpline. Confidential, 24-hour hotline for help with mental health and substance abuse disorders: Call 1-800-662-HELP
Treatment center locator:
For suicide prevention:
Warning signs and risk factors:
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK
For problems with drug and alcohol abuse:
Warning signs of drug abuse:
Drug dependence quiz:
Warning signs of alcohol use disorder:
What does excessive drinking look like?
Quiz to assess low-, medium- and high-risk drinking:
Quiz to identify alcoholism:
— Kimberly Kindy