Headlines everywhere reveal startling data about teen mental health. Teen suicide has tripled over the last 17 years. According to researchers, rates of depression and anxiety among American teens soared by over 50% in the decade between 2010 and 2019. Similar trends are seen in youth in other countries. Most headline news reports on this […]

A great discussion last weekend on Emotional Resilience on Facebook, here are my follow up thoughts and summation: November 28th, a friend of mine’s 21 year old son committed suicide by hanging himself. Were the signs there? Should someone have known? Did he reach out? Did he let anyone know how badly he was hurting? […]