Thoughts of suicide are increasing in young kids

Thoughts of suicide are increasing in young kids

Relationships and Community

The statistics on suicide rates for teens is well known. NBC News featured a piece on the increase in thoughts of suicide by younger kids. This is not due to the pandemic, but the losses of the pandemic may intensify the issue. What are some of the warning signs and how can adults help to give our kids the support they need?  See the piece here. Additional resources on mental health can be found on our website here.

Yale Youth Ministry Institute