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9. Suicide Fantasies

The term ‘fantasy’ is often used to describe a vision or scenario which brings comfort to the person imagining it. So, what does it mean to experience a ‘suicide fantasy’? Alice discusses this topic today with specific examples relating to her own experience. Listener discretion is advised.

Welcome to Dark Coffee; the podcast that shines a light on our darkest times.

Join host Alice Lyons as she and her guests explore their experiences with suicide ideation, in order to reduce the silence, stigma and shame that surrounds this issue.

Dark Coffee aims to create a safe space for people to discuss suicide with curiosity, compassion and curiosity. Join the conversation by commenting, liking and sharing this episode, follow us on Instagram (alicelyons.darkcoffee) or join us on Twitter (@darkcoffeepc). Your reviews will help us reach more people. If you like what you’ve heard, please help us spread the conversation further.

Suicide Support Organisations

Samaritans: Confidential suicide discussion and support. Free helpline available round the clock. Text – 116123. Call – 08457 909090 Email –  jo@samaritans.org. Website – www.samaritans.org

Mind: Support and information for anyone suffering from a mental health problem. 0300 123 3393 Website – Mind.org.uk

Saneline: Practical information, crisis care and emotional support to people affected by mental health concerns. Helpline: 0845 767 8000, open daily from 6pm – 11pm.

For enquiries, or to become a contributor to the podcast, please email Alice at talk@darkcoffee.co.uk