Prevention

How to create a safety plan, an important tool for children and teens with depression, suicidal ideation, self-harm, and more

How to create a safety plan, an important tool for children and teens with depression, suicidal ideation, self-harm, and more

Creating a Safety Plan Rates of childhood teen suicide, self-harm, depression, and anxiety are increasing at alarming rates. More teenagers and young adults die from suicide than from cancer, heart disease, stroke, pneumonia, influenza, AIDS, birth defects, and chronic lung disease, COMBINED (see: CDC).

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Childhood and Teen Bullying is on the rise. How do we prevent it, identify it, and stop it?

Childhood and Teen Bullying is on the rise. How do we prevent it, identify it, and stop it?

Bullying - The Facts Bullying is repeated hurtful actions done with the intent of demonstrating power over another person. This is not a one-time mean act, but an ongoing, consistent, willful tearing down of another person’s sense of self.

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