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Veterans Day and Your Teen: What’s the Connection?

Veteran's Day thank you message and American flag

You may think that Veterans Day or the U.S. armed forces have nothing in common with your teen, but you’d be very wrong. The only group with more total suicides annually than today’s teens and young adults are our veterans. And many for the same reason…hopelessness. For interviewed veterans, some of the most prevalent feelings and […]

The Holidays and Teen Depression

family get-together around the holidays with parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents, and teens

Thanksgiving through Christmas is supposed to be the happiest time of the year. Lots of family, friends, new gifts and toys and winter break at school. So why is this time of the year the worst time for teens with more suicides than any other time? Even at the adult level, depression will run rampant. […]