Isolation Is A Killer. Asking For Help Is All We Can Do

Shawn Henfling speaks about his own battle with depression and an actionable plan for helping others

I Used to Hurt Myself to Feel Better

Brian Cuban explains the complex dynamic of self-harm to break through the shame.

Semicolon: Because Everyone’s Story Matters

This post is dedicated to those young people who are suicidal, depressed, have anxiety or a broken heart. This post is dedicated to those youth leaders, teachers, and mentors who need to be reminded that you can make a difference!

Talking About Mental Health With Your Kids

The mental health talk is as important as the sex talk, but many parents still avoid it.

Why I’m Not Raising My Kids to be Sheeple

When she discovered that her daughter was cutting she had to choose between allowing her to remain a victim, or showing her how to overcome the Sheeple Mentality.

A Teen’s Plea: Stop Ignoring Boys’ Self-Harming Behaviors

A young man’s cry for help for boys who self-harm.

I Cut Myself: Exploring My Relationship with Self-Mutilation

Nathan Daniels realized that he practiced rituals of self harm in order to move his emotional turmoil to a focus outside himself. Here’s why it happened and how he stopped.

“One of the problems with cutting is that it can spiral out of control.”

This comment is from cloudsurf, on the post “Understanding Self Harm”.

Understanding Self-Harm

Andrew Lawes explains how ‘self-harm isn’t about dying. Self-harm is about living.’

Body Modification: 9/29

An exploration of circumcision, tattoos, and other permanent, deliberate modifications of the male form.