There is rarely a single thing that makes someone want to end their own life. Experts believe that a number of complex issues can make someone feel this way.
If someone is thinking about suicide, they often feel nothing will help with the problems that are making them feel suicidal.
Certain things can make someone more likely to think about suicide. These might include:
- difficult life events – such as having a traumatic childhood or experiencing physical or emotional abuse,
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