This site is designed to help students learn about general psychology. It is not a mental health site. However, if someone you know is suffering
from depression or if you or someone you know is having suicidal thoughts, you may find the following links useful.
If you are having suicidal thoughts, call the National Suicide Prevention
Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text HOME to 741741 (alternatively, go to
You may also be able to get help just by dialing 988 (note, however, that 988 is
not available in all areas).