Teenage Revolution

I listen to young people, whinge and moan all the time about the way life is or rather the way their lives are. So I want to challenge them to stand up and do something about it. I want them to start a revolution…… There is a book today that was written, without a computer,Continue reading “Teenage Revolution”

Suicide.. Bad Boy Turned Good

Over the last number of years we have had a few of the youth who joined our programme talk about suicide. So why with all the services we have in place is suicide still on the rise. Pieta house recently tweeted that they have experienced and increase of 165% of young people aged under 18Continue reading “Suicide.. Bad Boy Turned Good”

4 Myths About Suicide

4 Myths About Suicide – Bad Boy Turned Good Many Believe that only experts or professionals can prevent suicide. Well, Suicide prevention is everybody’s business, and anyone can help prevent the tragedy of suicide. 4 Myths About Suicide: A lot of myths surround suicide and depression. Often, people believe they are helpless to a personContinue reading “4 Myths About Suicide”

What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal

Suicide is a scary topic, and it is terrifying to think that a loved one may be considering it. Follow the below steps to assist in helping your friend or loved one. What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal: Talk to them alone in a private setting; Ask them if they are thinkingContinue reading “What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal”

4 Myths About Suicide

Many Believe that only experts or professionals can prevent suicide. Well, Suicide prevention is everybody’s business, and anyone can help prevent the tragedy of suicide. 4 Myths About Suicide: A lot of myths surround suicide and depression. Often, people believe they are helpless to a person who is suicidal, or that talking about it mayContinue reading “4 Myths About Suicide”