I am not an amputee but a friend of mine was in a bad accideI am not an amputee but a friend of mine was in a bad

I am not an amputee but a friend of mine was in a bad accident and they are talking about amputation of his arm and he is severely depressed and has talked about suicide and we don't know how to approach this in a productive way.

Welcome to Support Groups. Here are a few results I looked up for you:

http://www.helpguide.org/articles/suicide-prevention/suicide-prevention-...

http://www.suicide.org/how-to-help-a-suicidal-person.html