Becoming a young mother
This is the story of a young woman who got pregnant in secondary school and had a lot to work through with her family and education.
Three words I was obsessed with
The Leaving Certificate, the three words I became totally obsessed with in secondary school. After always doing very well in school things got a little tougher.
Living and rebuilding
Living with someone suffering with depression can be difficult, even more so when it's your mother. Here is a powerful story from a young woman coping with her mother's depression and suicide attempts and also planning for her own future.
Learning from your mistakes
Here's a story from a ReachOut.com supporter who worked hard towards what they wanted after floundering at school. Sound familiar at all?
My green box
In this story a young person shares their strategy for dealing with urges to self harm.
A letter to self-harm
A farewell letter to self harm
The perfection of masks
A young person talk about finding the support they need to overcome self-harm.
Never stop fighting
This story submitted by a young woman is about her experiences with self harm and how she has dealt with them.
Funny, six years ago I was almost a different person. I hated myself, I felt totally alone, and I was finding everyday a struggle to get through.
The story of a young woman about how she asked for help to get through her self harm and depression.
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