My Teen is Talking About Suicide. Should I Take Them Seriously?
By Stonewater Recovery · 1 minute read
Teens are often known for their over-the-top dramatics and impulsiveness, but if your teen is talking about suicide, you should always take them seriously. Regardless of their past actions, if your teen is threatening suicide, you may only have one shot to save them. You may think this is an exaggerated response to an unlikely outcome. There is nothing overblown about doing whatever necessary to save and help your child.