Bullied teens are twice as likely to consider suicide and nearly two-and-a-half times as likely to actually attempt suicide.
Talking to your child about suicide may feel scary but there are some helpful dos and don’ts that can make this process a little easier!
Survivors of mass tragedies are often more prone to depression and suicidal thoughts because of survivor’s guilt.
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.