After a suicide, schools need reliable information, tools, and guidance to protect students, communicate with the public, and to return to educating.
Bullied kids need to know how to respond when told to end their lives.
Half of children with a mental health condition in the United States go without treatment, according to a study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.
Recently, an 18-year-old student made national headlines by stabbing a fellow student to death and seriously injuring another. He said he did it because they bullied him.
Most of the time, it’s in the unscripted moments where we find connection and relationships forming in our lives.
People often become bystanders when there are others who need help. Choosing to help can make a big difference simply by alleviating someone’s worries and assuring that everything’s going to be okay.