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.
Here is a young woman’s letter to herself, reminding her of the hope she has found to cope with self-harm and depression.
This is the story of young woman who found joy after a tough transition into college life.
This is a young woman’s story about the strength to conquer her suicidal thoughts.
Here is Katey’s story about the difference one good friend can make.
This is Jessica’s story of finding freedom from an emotional disturbance, thoughts of suicide and self-harm.
This is Eli’s story of how he learned to find joy in life by controlling his racing thoughts and anxiety.
A story about coping with the loneliness brought on by a physical disability.
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 Evelyn's story of seeking help and finding relief through therapy and writing.