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’s a young woman’s story about breaking free from her family and creating a new pattern for her life.
This is a young woman’s story about coping with an emotionally and verbally abusive older brother.
This is Mike’s story of how music helped him cope with depression, loneliness and self-harm.
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.
A story about the stress of senior year, college admission, and disappointments.
In this story, Marco explores how music and writing help him cope with his stress.