SUICIDE IN ADOLESCENTS
Suicide among younger generation is increasing in recent years. Teens who are thrown towards suicide are under lot of stress, confusion, low self-esteem, pressure to avoid failure (especially in children appearing for exams) and others fears while growing up. Sometimes infatuation and violence may provoke a teen into committing suicide and violence to others.
Warning signs of a child who may try to commit suicide: -
Teenagers prone to suicide are: -
Always take the statement made by the child of killing oneself seriously and seek evaluation from a doctor. With strong family support and professional treatment, teenagers who are suicidal can be turned to a more healthy way of development.
Last updated on 17-03-2001