Managing difficult situations

The pages in this section look at what to do if the person you care for is having suicidal thoughts, is self-harming, or doesn’t want to seek help.

Managing difficult situations

The pages in this section look at what to do if the person you care for is having suicidal thoughts, is self-harming, or doesn’t want to seek help.

What if they don’t want help?

Looks at why the person you care for might not want to seek help, and what you can do to reassure them.

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What if they’re self-harming?

This page looks at how to have a conversation with someone who is self-harming, and how to get them support.

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What if they’re having suicidal thoughts?

This page looks at how to assess the risk of someone acting on their thoughts of suicide, and how to talk to the person you care for.

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