Archive for the ‘Suicide’ Category

  • Adolescent Suicide | Risk Factors and Warning Signs of Suicidal Teens

    The Tragedy Of Adolescent Suicide

    Oct 2, 13 • 3202 Views • SuicideComments Off on The Tragedy Of Adolescent Suicide

    It’s always very sad when someone chooses to end his or her own life.  But suicide is especially tragic when it occurs in the life of an adolescent. According to statistics from the CDC, suicide is the third leading cause of death in adolescents in the...

  • Deep, Long-Term Effects of Suicide on Teens

    Suicide ‘Contagion’ Seen in Teens

    Aug 22, 13 • 3050 Views • SuicideComments Off on Suicide ‘Contagion’ Seen in Teens

    Teen suicide is tremendously painful and tragic. New research is suggesting that the tragedy of teen suicide may reach far beyond those who knew or were immediately connected to the deceased. The research indicates that any kind of exposure to another...

  • Bullied Teens and Suicide – Can it Happen to Your Teen?

    Aug 8, 13 • 3106 Views • For the Parents, SuicideComments Off on Bullied Teens and Suicide – Can it Happen to Your Teen?

    A teen commits suicide after bullying. It’s a story we see in news media all too often, whether it’s the case of Phoebe Prince, a teen who killed herself after months of torment by several bullies, or that of Amanda Todd, who committed suicide after...