Wellness - Preventive Care | 10-18 yrs

Suicide Prevention: Tips For Kids And Teens

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Every day, life throws many challenges at children. While some children can cope with them, others are unable to handle the pressure. They become depressed and lonely, and some of them take the extreme measure of suicide.

It can be difficult for parents to always know what is going on in the mind of their child. Awareness about the risk factors is important to prevent suicides amongst children.

Flip through the ClipBook to know tips to prevent suicide in teens and kids.

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A Parent's Guide To Helping A Child In Distress

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