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I Want To Stop Teenage Suicide Now

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 292 People

    My Student

    One of my students shot himself one month before graduation. He was smart, handsome, popular, good student, and had a nice family. I will never get over it.
    CarrollAP CarrollAP 51-55, M Sep 2, 2012

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    Love Them

    She is looking for life rather than dark in those deep dark moments. Love her, taught her to pass that time with greater courage.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 22, 2012

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    Bullies Suck

    Hi yall, My name is Josh and this is my first story and I ran across this page by accident. Where do we cut off bully's? How do we stop it? I think we start at birth with good parenting and not allowing our child every possible thing they want. I have been around the world for...
    T3quarters T3quarters 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 17, 2013

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    Wish They Would Hold On....

    Teenagers..they think that this is the be all & end all. That life is just this..that it will always be this way. I wish I could make them understand that they have so much ahead of them...both good times and bad times. Boyfriends/Girlfriends, marriages, babies, jobs, fun...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Oct 3, 2012

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    Did You Know....

    did you know that every 18 minutes somebody dies from suicide, and every 43 seconds somebody attempts one.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 10, 2013

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    Too Little Too Late.

    I am the Mother of 4 beautiful children who have been through a horrible family break up and emotional and financial abuse from good ole Daddy. I am facing many issues of my own due to this.  My family is in a state of constant crisis.  I have a daughter who has been facing...
    flodials flodials 41-45, F 6 Responses Sep 9, 2012

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    Make It Stop - Rise Against

    http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XP4clbHc4Xg
    AngelxOfxInsanity AngelxOfxInsanity 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    Fragile Rainbow Thread

    Dear beautiful. That's your name because out of all this awful pain. You are beautiful. You have deep strength to survive each day. Whatever deep trauma you went through, the unspeakable tears which flow bleeding from your soul. The anorexia and OCD about exercise is just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    Before Its Too Late

    Im sick of being hurt,im sick of hurting everyone. Im sick of all the fake smiles because I can never have fun. Im sick of depressing everybody around me. I was dying inside until finally somebody found me. Im just so sick of myself. I think making changes would be best for my...
    poetvann poetvann 18-21, F 19 Responses Aug 31, 2012

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    Sometimes I Can Be A Freak...

    when some one says nice words to you...be aware of what his/her is telling you...i use my life doing stupid things...i use to be very stubborn before but now am about to be 20yrs old...at least am becoming a very nice person... and i have that respect. before that i using to say...
    kbeam kbeam 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    You Would Have To Nuke The World

    as people really do not care they talk alot but have no interest in make the changes to do it
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Sep 22, 2012

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    So Badly

    I have Lost a few people I Love to Suicide. I always have a broken heart when I hear of suicide in anyone, but even more when its a teenager who has yet to live their life, who has yet to start living and its already ended. Its a tragic. It hurts so bad. I want to put an end to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 9, 2013

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    Don'T Give Up

    This helped me many times in my life. Life can be so sad, and the end of it all seems the perfect choice to finally gain relief. Something came over me, I feel someone needs to read these words, right now. Please if you feel hopeless at all, talk to someone. I can't add under 18...
    sizzzlin69 sizzzlin69 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I hated not being accepted for who I was. And to those who tried to help initially, I was seen as a mental problem, not a person. I looked around and my whole world seemed to be...
    CauseImMrBrightside CauseImMrBrightside 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    After losing my best friend to suicide three years ago I have made it my goal in life to help others. Whether it be just sending someone an encouraging message while they seem down...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 5 Responses Sep 2

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    Some info for your quest: Numerous studies indicate that the single most helpful thing you can do for someone experiencing suicide ideation... Listen. The likelihood that you can...
    o0capricious0o o0capricious0o 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    "NO LIMBS, NO LIMITS!" I am going to probably write one of the harshest comments in public now, but I think it is my duty, I can't stand to just stare and keep reading without...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 Sep 7

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    Suicide prevention week is coming up and I'm really looking forward to making a video to raise awareness. I'm really good at editing, I've now been editing for about 3 years and so...
    zennarts zennarts 13-15, F Sep 2

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    Right now I want to be able to cut myself so that blood just comes out in gushes I want to do that and then watch it as I am listening to some of my favorite music I want to do...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 2 Responses Sep 4

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    I posted 2 experience saying suicide is wrong_ Most people say I don't get it or I'm spoiled Trust me I wanted to kill myself once Trust me I was depressed And trust me I was...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 8

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    "World's Greatest Dad" starring Robin Williams counselor to Robins character Lance "Lance, suicide is a permanent answer to temporary problems" true, and Robin will be and is...
    piercethemack piercethemack 13-15, M Sep 6

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    My aunt attempted Sunday. Some people are like "oh I'm so sorry" but if someone truly knew how close me and my aunt were they would be shocked. Well it hurts even more because she...
    lilbum97 lilbum97 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Well my cutting streak that was only happening because of people wanting me to stop and my family being around making me not cut is going to end today. Im kind of happy.... Or...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M Sep 5

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    Andrew558n8la3 Andrew558n8la3 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    I'm honestly rather addicted to cutting myself. I stopped 5 years ago but recently relapsed. I don't want to be like that either, but the pain from cutting makes me feel better. I...
    Verasayshi Verasayshi 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have been having these STRONG urges to cut I am trying to stop for my girlfriend but it's hard to do it for someone else :(
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M Sep 19

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    I find myself wanting to cut. Been clean for 2 months. Trust me im trying really hard to stay clean. I've been a cutter since i was 13 i think... Was able to stay clean for 3 years...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 16-17, F Sep 19

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    im so ******* pissed at my family. My mom doesnt even wanna try and listen and always sides with my ******* ******* little brother. I've never tried cutting before but im tempted...
    Crossfire14 Crossfire14 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    The last day was good. But then I spent the whole time thinking it though and it was ok; now everything finally sinking in and all want to do is cut.
    Justbeingme14 Justbeingme14 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    I want to cut myself so badly right now. I feel so useless and dumb, and pointless. that's all. i don't even feel like elaborating on that, if im honest
    caffeineeforowls caffeineeforowls 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 16

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    I'm really angry. Two months ago this guy rejected me, without even trying to get to know me, because he says he wants to "focus on God". Now all of a sudden he has a girlfriend...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    For those that don't understand... It's rather complicated to explain self harm.. There are many many aspects of it... Only one of which.. The one I'm dealing with currently.. Am...
    Sadgirlwithoutarazor1 Sadgirlwithoutarazor1 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    AGH I CAN'T ******* HOLD NYSELF TOGETHER. The only thing I was decently good at was school and now my grades are failing. I just don't know why I'm here on this earth. The only...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Well, my friend siad domething offense and it hurt 😥 i wasnt cutting for her but now im hurt and half no one to go to so i think im going to cut
    Justbeingme14 Justbeingme14 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    It's just not or me right now. I gotta build up my life and be happy with m first. A partner is just an extra, but life should already be awesome so I'm gonna make it that way...
    anenomies anenomies 22-25, F 15 hrs ago

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    I am just sitting here... Putting my feelings in a word document... doesn't help much... I don't think i want to live much longer... the sun is being drown out... i can no longer...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    I want to I've been wanting so much lastly after last week when I almost went a little to deep I got scared but it been to hard not too do it I have to!!!!!!!!!! But this I want...
    Justbeingme14 Justbeingme14 13-15, F Aug 30

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    Your probably mot going to understand this But im to tired to hurt myself like. I want to go to sleep But im still going to try I feel like i have to I have to prove this
    KovusShame KovusShame 13-15, F Sep 2

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    It's funny....how even though you want to die, collapse on the floor and forget about the world...you can lose yourself in the pain...and it makes life that little bit more...
    SuicidalUnicorn SuicidalUnicorn 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    I cut myself again and I want to do more. Sometimes it never goes away.
    nofrankinway nofrankinway 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    I want to so badly. I haven't in a decent while and I won't do it too much or too deep. My girlfriend doesn't want me to do it but it makes me feel better, I can only hurt myself...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm sick of not being able to find anything good about myself.
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 5 Responses Sep 2

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    Just to make me calm down. I don't even know why I'm like this....I've been clean two months. I can't let today be a **** up.
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17 1 Response Sep 5

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    I hate it when people think they can bully you everyday, I am jst sick and tired of it. Ive had it with the bullying and the physical scars i get rom working and fighting and...
    firecrystal216 firecrystal216 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    I need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison SO BADLY. PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I AM BEGGING YOU
    marcuscash marcuscash 18-21, T Sep 21

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    I need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison. PLEASE HELP ME!!!!
    marcuscash marcuscash 18-21, T 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm three weeks clean..that's the longest I've ever gone, but your body knows what it needs and I need to hurt myself so badly, maybe I can just 'accidentally' fall off of a cliff...
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    The semester isn't even half way over and I'm already skipping most if my classes. I'll literally wake up walk to my car (I live off campus) and just get so completely distracted...
    alyssakayart alyssakayart 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago