Emma was scared when a friend texted that she wanted to end her own life. Thankfully, she and her parents were able to help—and may have saved a life.
Their lives may be far from ordinary, but actors, musicians, athletes, and writers have emotional and mental health issues just like the rest of us. When a celeb opens up about depression, anxiety, and mental disorders, it can have a major impact on the way people think about these issues. That’s why it’s so great […]
Lately, “self-care” has become a hot topic among doctors, psychologists, and health care providers. Although the term is a clinical one, it simply means personal health maintenance and includes any activities you can do to improve health and treat or prevent disease. Article after article offers tips, principles, and plans for self-care. Yet, few of […]
If you are just graduating from college, have just lost your job, or are having a hard time making ends meet, you may face having to move back in with your parents. And it might suck. But don’t worry, there are plenty of things you can do to prepare yourself emotionally for the move. First […]
Today might be one of the best days of your life. Or it might suck. You may be dealing with family drama, stress, or relationship issues. And you might be thinking that you just can’t handle it anymore. Or you might be helping a friend who is struggling and may be lost as to what […]
This will be my 23rd Valentines Day. It will also be my 23rd Valentines Day single. I’m not the go-to person for relationship advice, but I do know that in my life, my friends are the most important people to me…besides my family of course. And my cat. I would be lying if I said […]
School is back in session and if you haven’t already started studying for midterm exams, you will be very soon. I Trying to cram hundreds of facts in your brain for all 4-8 classes you take can be extremely difficult. These tips will help you keep your stress low and grades high. Study: It sounds painfully obvious, […]
School is back in session and if you haven’t already started studying for midterm exams, you will be very soon. Trying to cram hundreds of facts in your brain for all 4-8 classes you take can be extremely difficult. These tips will help you keep your stress low and grades high. Study: It sounds painfully […]
The year 2015 is in full swing, and it’s time to welcome a new group of cool kids to the blog. But first, let’s give a shout out to Chris, Erin, Kristin, Jesse and Yordy who spent the fall writing about how to become a straight ally, stand up to bullies, and help a friend with […]
One particular night, YM Blogger Heather wanted to take her own life. Instead, she called the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Here's what happened next.