World Suicide Prevention Day: How to Talk About the ‘Tough Stuff’ at Home

How to Talk to Your Child About Suicide

If a student in your kid’s school died by suicide, how would you talk about it at home? Even though suicide can be a difficult topic to discuss with kids, it is important that young people know they can talk to you about it. Kids Help Phone hears from many youth who don’t know who to turn to about a complex topic like suicide. Sometimes kids are afraid to tell their parents what they are feeling. They might think that they will worry their parents, or feel that their parents are uncomfortable talking about certain issues. But, suicide is something … Continue reading