Friendships and Peer Relationships
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How I got through the loss of friends, feeling lonely, and still being a positive role model to my younger peers.
Here is the story of a girl who found the courage to heal from a troubled past with the support of a good friend.
Here is Brianna's story of depending on the support of good friends to get through a difficult break-up.
This is Lexi's story of how she found confidence after recovering from self-harm and bullying.
Here is Mai's story of depending on supportive friends while questioning her sexuality.
This is the story of a young woman who offered support to a friend after a hurtful breakup.
This is the story of a girl who learned to recognize and stand up to the bullies in her life.
This is a young woman's story of how finding spirituality helped her manage her bipolar disorder.
Here’s Madeleine’s story of how she made the decision to accept her bisexuality and come out to her peers.
Here is Courtney's story about good friends helping her through a painful breakup.