1. Does the person have a plan?
2. Does the person have a means to carry out the plan?
3. Has the person made any previous attempt at suicide?
4. Is there a family history of suicide?
5. Is the person making final arrangements, such as giving belongings away?
6. Is the person depressed?
7. Is there a problem with substance abuse?
8. Has there recently been a death in the family?
9. Are there domestic problems?
10. Is the person without family, friends, support or resources?

If the answer is "yes" to both questions one and two, the individual is at very high risk
and you should seek help immediately!