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A 16 year-old female shares her story about living with depression.
This is the story of how a school and community recovered from the back-to-back losses of three young people.
This is a young woman’s story about the strength to conquer her suicidal thoughts.
This is the story of a young man who found help from others to fight his depression and suicidal thoughts.
Read Sam's story about dealing with losing a close friend through suicide.
This is Evelyn's story of seeking help and finding relief through therapy and writing.
A story about recovering after losing a brother and sister through suicide.
Bryan's story of triumphing over huge challenges in his life, including abuse and attempted suicide, by drawing on inner strength and realizing he truly wanted to be happy
Here’s a young woman’s story about seeking help for her depression.
This is Sarah's story of finding the strength and support to cope with suicidal thoughts.