Every child has the right to feel safe at home, at school and in their own community but for many children, bullying is a reality that threatens that basic right.
Anxiety, depression, stress, self-injury, suicide… these are not words that we like to associate with young people. In this issue, we have a number of articles that focus on these emotional difficulties, which unfortunately are not limited to the adults among us.
It really hurts – life seems pointless. And just when everything was going so well. But he or she is gone and you can’t spend your days eating ice cream in front of the TV. Even though time is the best remedy, here are several pieces of advice to help you speed up the process of mending your broken heart.
The statistics are sad and frightening: in Canada, suicide accounts for 24% of all deaths among 15-24 year olds.