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My roommate talks about suicide. Should I tell the ra?
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
13 doctors agree
In brief: She needs help
She needs immediate help.
She will need psychiatric input to prevent suicide. The RA can help guide her in the correct course to see a psychiatrist. I assume RA here means college residence hall assistant.

In brief: She needs help
She needs immediate help.
She will need psychiatric input to prevent suicide. The RA can help guide her in the correct course to see a psychiatrist. I assume RA here means college residence hall assistant.
Dr. John Goldman
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Dr. Alan Solinger
Your support is critical and contacting appropriate support on your campus will be a great step forward.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Don't ever keep
Suicide a secret.
Yes, tell the resident assistant or the head of the dorm asap.

In brief: Don't ever keep
Suicide a secret.
Yes, tell the resident assistant or the head of the dorm asap.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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