Survivors of mass tragedies are often more prone to depression and suicidal thoughts because of survivor’s guilt.
Psychologist Eleanor Mackey, PhD, explains how anxiety can make children retreat or act out – and how parents can help prevent these disruptive or out-of-control behaviors.
The best way for teens to report unwanted sexual contact is to identify a trusted adult and just tell them the truth and the facts of what happened.
When your child decides to “come out,” which is the process where an individual shares his/her identity as a LGBTQ+ person, realize it is an act of courage and trust.
The hit Netflix show has prompted conversations about suicide and other difficult issues experienced by teens, but it has also raised red flags in the mental health community.