Letting your friends know that they can talk to you without being judged is like giving the biggest, bestest gift you could ever give someone. Sometimes, when people know they have support and they’re not alone, it can make all the difference.
If you’re actually a horribly terrible listener, that’s cool too. Other people are ready to listen, and you can send your friends thataway.
September is Suicide Prevention Month. So now’s a good time to take the “Talk to Me” pledge on The Trevor Project’s site.