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 the story of young woman who found joy after a tough transition into college life.
Here is a young woman’s letter to herself, reminding her of the hope she has found to cope with self-harm and depression.
Here is Katey’s story about the difference one good friend can make.
This is a young woman’s story about the strength to conquer her suicidal thoughts.
This is Jessica’s story of finding freedom from an emotional disturbance, thoughts of suicide and self-harm.
A story about coping with the loneliness brought on by a physical disability.
This is Eli’s story of how he learned to find joy in life by controlling his racing thoughts and anxiety.
This is Anna's story of struggling to overcome anorexia and depression.
This a real story about overcoming anger and overwhelming emotions by writing and talking to friends.
This is Paige's story of finding the support she needed to cope with her anxiety and depression.