These facts are tough to read, but so important to know. If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, get help now. Call the national suicide prevention hotline: 1-800-273-8255
Skateboarding legend Christian Hosoi had everything: money, fame, and a career. He is now 11.5 years sober and hopes that by telling his story, others will be inspired to make the right choice.
Depressed teens typically rely on their friends more than their parents or other adults in their lives, so you may find yourself in the position of being the first—or only—person that they talk to about their feelings.