If you are in immediate danger (about to hurt yourself or someone else), please call 911. If you are at the Downtown Campus, you can call Campus Security at 514-398-3000. If you are at the Macdonald Campus, you can call 514-398-7777.
For information on how to help yourself or someone else:
- call 911 for immediate help
- see a clinician at an urgent care safety appointment.
- visit Suicide Action Montréal (514-723-4000) any time
Suicide Warning Signs
Suicide prevention depends heavily on our ability to recognize those people who are in distress and may be at risk.
The key signs and behaviors to be aware of that might suggest someone is at risk of suicide include:
I – Ideation (suicidal thoughts)
S – Substance Abuse
P – Purposelessness
A – Anxiety
T – Trapped
H – Hopelessness/Helplessness
W – Withdrawal
A – Anger
R – Recklessness
M – Mood changes
"IS PATH WARM"
[Taken from the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention]