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The way you describe this grandmother she sounds mentally ill and unless she wants help there is nothing you or anyone else can do to change her. You need to cut off any contact with her for you and your son as it is obviously very damaging. His history of 3 suicide attempts is alarming and means he needs psychotherapy and possibly medication. Offer him the best medical treatment you can find and support him to work through these family issues. He may need to live away from home if this destructive pattern with grandmother does not stop.
Joyce Brothers Kart , MFT