Tag: suicide

When A Friend Threatens Suicide

Published: September 23, 2014 | Last Updated: February 26, 2022 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

There are limits to what a friend can do when someone threatens suicide.

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My Friend Is Threatening To Kill Himself

Published: February 16, 2014 | Last Updated: February 26, 2022 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
My Friend Is Threatening To Kill Himself

Friends can’t take changes when someone is depressed and talking about suicide.

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How do you handle a friend who is self-harming?

Published: December 18, 2013 | By | Reply Continue Reading

Threats of suicide or knowledge of self-harming are secrets no friend should keep.

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Making Friends in High School

Published: November 7, 2013 | Last Updated: October 20, 2023 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen feels very frustrated and alone because she’s having trouble making friends in high school.

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Dealing with a depressed friend when you are depressed

Published: September 24, 2013 | Last Updated: September 24, 2013 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

A reader feels her depressed friend is weighing her down but feels guilty about letting go.

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A teen worries she’s a burden to friends

Published: August 3, 2013 | Last Updated: August 3, 2013 By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

When a young person feels like a burden to friends, it can be one sign of depression.

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My teen feels rejected by friends and wants to end his life

Published: April 29, 2013 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

The words ”wants to end his life” should be cause for concern for any teen parent.

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Friendship by the Book: Friends Forever by Danielle Steele

Published: August 21, 2012 | Last Updated: February 11, 2024 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Friends Forever by Danielle Steele follows its characters from when they first meet in kindergarten until they are well into their teens
and twenties. The story reflects not only on the expectations and lives of the protagonists but also on those of their families, all of whom are interconnected.

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Friendship, Cutting, and Making A Difference

Published: December 5, 2011 | Last Updated: April 27, 2016 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

An Interview with Jamie Tworkowski of "To Write Love on Her Arms"   Learning that a family member, friend, or anyone you care about is contemplating suicide or engaged in self-injurious behavior is disturbing. "Cutting" is the most common of a number of self-harming behaviors among some people who have problems regulating their emotions.   […]

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Worrying about a depressed friend

Published: June 15, 2011 | Last Updated: September 8, 2014 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

How do you deal with a seriously depressed friend who says he wants to die?

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