A child or teen suicide attempt represents much more than a medical problem. It represents a young person in crisis, crying out for help.
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An in-depth look at what factors may cause a teen to commit suicide.
Suicide is a problem in the youth and young adult population. There is hope for healing when parents and others are intentional about providing help.
Unfortunately, a guarantee doesn’t come with the safeguarding suggestions, but they can help prevent teen suicide.
With the prevalence of teen suicides, parents can’t help but wonder, even worry, about their teen and depression.
Resources: Suicide Find Focus on the Family broadcasts, best-in-class books, referral recommendations, and more. Alive to Thrive Program Alive to Thrive: A Biblical Guide to Preventing Teen SuicideThis program explores the social, psychological, and spiritual aspects of suicide. It’s written by Christian clinical experts and is designed to help parents, youth workers, ministry leaders, and teachers …
We must be aware of what our kids are watching online and how it may impact them, especially in the case of the recent TikTok suicide video that has gone viral.
Are there any fool-proof ways to help an adolescent steer clear of self-destructive thoughts and feelings? Don’t misunderstand – I’m not asking because I sense any immediate danger. My daughter seems fine right now, but after hearing so much in the media about teen suicide I want to do whatever I can to promote positive mental …
Focus on the Family has created Alive to Thrive to provide help and hope for parents and others who interact regularly with young people. This free resource provides practical suggestions for preventing and responding to suicidal thoughts and actions.
As believers who embrace the view that every human life is sacred and created in God’s image, we should care deeply about the issue of suicide.