The documentary, “Suicide and Self-Harm,” is an educational yet harrowing exploration into the lives of those affected by these issues. It examines the triggers that lead to suicidal thoughts and actions, as well as how families and friends can be supportive in such situations.
Many people who struggle with suicide and self-harm go through periods of great pain and turmoil. Through interviews, reenactments, and archival footage this film captures the emotional journey of all those involved. It covers topics such as depression, anxiety, addiction, shame, love, and hope – all linked to those who feel so much despair that they contemplate taking their own lives.
This documentary sheds light on the complexities of mental health issues that are often misunderstood or written off as ‘attention-seeking’ behaviors. It chronicles stories of resilience as well as failure – offering insight into how a person in a crisis can be helped instead of simply being judged or ignored. It also provides valuable information about available resources and support options for those battling suicidal thoughts or harm to themselves.
We highly encourage everyone to watch this sobering yet inspiring film which will undoubtedly raise awareness about suicide and self-harm. This is a timely reminder to take care of our mental health no matter what our circumstances are in life – so please don’t hesitate to reach out if you or someone you know needs help with these issues!