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Can I call a suicide prevention hotline from home without my parents finding out?
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes
Suicide prevention hotlines are confidential.
They are to counsel you on the depression you feel. However, if you need medical/psychiatric treatment (including professional counseling), that doctor will have to notify your parents if you're under 18 and not emancipated.

In brief: Yes
Suicide prevention hotlines are confidential.
They are to counsel you on the depression you feel. However, if you need medical/psychiatric treatment (including professional counseling), that doctor will have to notify your parents if you're under 18 and not emancipated.
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