Depression.

If you are feeling suicidal, it is highly likely that you are experiencing some form of depression. This is actually good news -- because depression is treatable. There are specific things physicians and psychotherapists can do for you, that will help relieve your emotional pain. Heres our short list of websites that will help you find the road to recovery.

Get help online  ~  Depression: the basics
Depression: learn more  ~  Resources to help you cope

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People on the Internet who are here to help you:
The Samaritans - non-judgmental crisis support by e-mail
Suicide: Read This First - if you're thinking about it
or call 1-800-SUICIDE to talk to a counselor right now
How to Choose a Competent Counselor - a consumers guide
Find a therapist - counselors who will help you in real life
Talk to a counselor now - via phone or chat
ABCs of Internet Therapy - counselors who will help you online
The basic facts about depression:
Depression: A Treatable Illness
Depression - a basic education
Living with Depression
Medications for depression
Psychotherapy for depression
NoStigma.org - it's not your fault.
More in-depth information about depression:
Psych Central - extensive guide to online mental health resources
Depression Central - Dr. Ivan Goldberg knows everything about medical treatment of depression
Depression: pathways to help
Worst things to say to someone who is depressed
Better things to say to someone who is depressed - (if you mean them)
9 Holiday Depression Busters
More holiday depression help
You can't fight depression alone
What to do for six weeks while you wait for your antidepressant to kick in
63 ways to help yourself get through depression on a day-to-day basis
Eliminate outdated attitudes on mental health - by Tipper Gore
Ten ways to help a depressed person
Wings of Madness - a depression guide based on personal experience
Support groups online - help each other
Psych Central Depression Support Group
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