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 Mike’s story of how music helped him cope with depression, loneliness and self-harm.
This is a young woman’s story about coping with an emotionally and verbally abusive older brother.
Here’s a young woman’s story about breaking free from her family and creating a new pattern for her life.
A story about confronting a challenge and facing your fears.
This is Tempest’s story about how seeking help and leaning on others helped her find hope.
Here is Jessie’s story about the ways she found to fight back against her stress and stay positive.
In this story, Marco explores how music and writing help him cope with his stress.