Reasons to get involved

  • You have noticed changes in your friend’s personality, mood or behavior
  • You find yourself wondering if your friend is “overdoing it”
  • Your friend is taking risks that scare you or encouraging you to take risks with them
  • Your friend is making excuses for their behavior
  • You think someone should talk to your friend
  • Others are talking about your friend’s behaviors
  • Your friend’s behavior embarrasses you
  • Your friend’s Facebook page raises red flags
  • Your friend has difficulty coping with problems
  • Your friend is abusing alcohol or other drugs
  • Your friend is talking about death or expressing fears that something might happen to them

If you worry there is a problem, then it is worth trying to help. Don’t wait until it is too late.