In this piece, we'll explore how to effectively support a friend who's going through a mental health crisis. We'll touch on the importance of understanding, compassion, and patience, as well as offering practical advice on how to navigate these challenging situations. This is a topic that touches many of us, and it's essential to equip ourselves with the knowledge to offer the right kind of support. After all, our friends' wellbeing matters deeply to us, and we want to be there for them in the best way we can. Journey with me as we unpack this important and sensitive topic.