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 Kelly's story of learning to cope after being bullied and gossiped about at school.
This is Jessica’s story of finding freedom from an emotional disturbance, thoughts of suicide and self-harm.
Here is Jessica’s story of how she stood up to her best friend who began to physically abuse her.
This is the story of a young woman who used positive thinking and creative outlets to heal from depression and self-harm.
Here’s Sidney’s story of how she stood up for her sexual identity after facing resistance from her family.
Here is a young person's story of dealing and distancing herself from her alcoholic father.
This is the story of how a young woman found freedom from a controlling and abusive relationship.
This is Cheyenne’s story of how she learned to cope with the side effects of bipolar disorder.