National Suicide Prevention Month, knowing the warning signs and how to get help

Sunrise Interviews

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Antonia Mejia Ortiz, LMFT and Psychiatric Social Worker with Kaiser Permanente, joined 17 News at Sunrise to share how to share warning signs in people contemplating suicide and how to get help.

Information and crisis hotlines:

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Kern County 24-Hour Crisis Line: 1-800-991-5272
  • NAMI- Kern County:
    Crisis Line: 1-800-950-6264
    Local Support Information: 661-858-3255

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