Struggling with anxiety over being isolated during COVID-19 Stay at Home orders, 19-year-old Emily Owen attempted suicide and passed away last week.
Since 2013, Crisis Text Line has been helping kids in crisis. Why the line, originally set up for a different purpose, evolved? The comfort of the medium.
Suicide rates in California teens have increased by more than a third. A mental health program is looking to help. Starting with screen time.
A study found a mitigating factor in childhood depression is having a strong social network at school that includes both peers and trusted adults.
LGBTQ teen kills himself after discovering sexually explicit texts he exchanged with another boy posted on social media as a bullying tactic.
After her 15-year-old daughter committed suicide, Julie Seal is working for a law to ban social media for youth under 16. She believes it could save lives.
See what drove fifth-grader Kevin Reese Jr. to commit suicide and what his mother is doing to create change.
If you think your teen is suicidal call 800-273-TALK now. If you just need more info, this article can help you navigate helping a suicidal teen.
The US government is working to make national suicide prevention centers easier to reach by replacing the 10-digit hotline number with the simpler “988.”
The New Hampshire’s suicide rates are 50% higher than the national average, Governor Sununu signs a bill requiring schools suicide prevention policies.