ReachOut Stories are written by young people for young people. If you want to share your own story, we encourage you to do so in the ReachOut Forums.
This is a young woman's story of finding the support she needed from friends when her family responded negatively to her clinical depression.
This is the story of a young woman who made it through abuse, self-harm and a breakup with the support of a close friend.
A 22 year old woman's story of recovery from obsessive compulsive disorder and depression.
This is Karen's story of learning to deal with her depression and overcoming the urge to self harm.
This is a young woman's story of how positive thinking helped him cope with depression, anxiety and self-harm.
This is Talissa's story of how she overcame social phobia and depression with the help of counseling.
This is Katie's story of battling anxiety disorders with the help of a good friend and therapy.
This is a young woman's story of how opening up about her arthritis and depression helped her social anxiety.
This is the story of a young woman who found victory over depression and self-hatred.