Isolated from secular society and often at the mercy of unlicensed therapists who can do more harm than good, it can be nearly impossible for women in New York's ultra-Orthodox world to find the help they need.
Historical data suggests that young people who don't go to college are at a higher risk of suicide.
The development comes three days after Bland's mother addressed the Democratic National Convention.
Getting expelled from school once sounded a lot like freedom, but turns out it's not that much fun at all.
I spent Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in a suicide smock rolling around on the floor in a concrete room.
On the first episode, we head underground to check out a 700-year-old Polish salt mine before it plays host to Kraków's legendary Unsound festival.
Cops say the shooter was 38-year-old Mainak Sarkar, a former PhD student who's also suspected of killing a woman in the Midwest.
A new bill could make access to help a lot more effective in the US.
J. J. Anselmi's new book focuses on the Rock Springs's crushing provincialism, severe drug problem, and plague of suicides.
'I knew a fella whose cellmate killed himself in the middle of the night—he woke up to a dead body on the top bunk.'
But the way the agency packaged the data obscures that trendline.
Because therapy the analog way just doesn't work for under-18s.
But you can't necessarily blame the drugs.
In the 1980s, an abandoned suitcase was found on a street in Genoa, containing the chilling crime scene photography portfolio of Luigi Tomellini.
Within reach of his family and freedom, why would migrant José de Jesús Deniz-Sahagun commit suicide?
When Instagram censored pro-eating-disorder terms, it resulted in a soaring increase of pro-ED activity. If bans encourage bad behavior, what's the better option?
As a heroin addict, I saw suicidal friends overdose. In a country where ODs now kill more people than car accidents, undercounting intentional drug deaths is a risk we can't afford.
"My demons won today. I'm sorry," was the activist's last Facebook post.
No one ever really "recovers" from a mental illness, but we need to get better at talking about how you get your life back.
Since she's finally been awarded the ultimate recognition—one of her plays being shown at the National Theatre in London—we thought it was time to celebrate the life and work of Sarah Kane.
Co-directors Michel Koch and Raoul Barbet discuss their game's heavyweight themes of bullying and assisted suicide.
The only thing I know about this man is that he lived across the street from me, three houses down, on the second floor of a two-story house, and that he killed himself last Sunday.
Ana, Annie, Bella, Deb, Mia, Perry, Sue, and Sophie aren't real girls. They're abbreviations for mental health issues and eating disorders used by teenagers looking to band together through personal stories on Instagram.
People who are morbidly obese are four to six times more likely to be depressed than people of average size.