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An Alabama sheriff’s deputy is on leave after a social media post mocking the suicide of an LGBTQ teen
Nigel Shelby, a 15-year-old freshman at Huntsville High School, took his own life last Thursday after being bullied over his sexual orientation.
Peru’s former president killed himself shortly before police came to arrest him over a long-running bribery scandal
Alan García killed himself before a police raid. His death was confirmed on social media by Martín Vizcarra, the current president.
A high school teacher came up with a brilliant way to talk to her students about mental health, and it’s going viral
High school teacher Erin Castillo designed a mental health check-in chart where students can anonymously share if they're struggling.
The death of a second Parkland shooting survivor by suicide is raising questions about suicide contagion and depression among teens
A second Parkland shooting survivor has died by suicide. His death comes as more teens than ever are succumbing to depression and suicide.
Jeremy Richman was found dead by an electrician in Newtown, Connecticut’s Edmond Town Hall — the office building where he worked — on Monday morning.
Police are still investigating, but authorities told the Miami Herald that a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student died on Saturday.
Sydney Aiello's mother said Sydney struggled with survivors guilt and had been diagnosed with PTSD following the Parkland shooting.
Depression among Gen Z is skyrocketing — a troubling mental-health trend that could affect the rest of their lives
More young people are having depressive episodes, and it could spell trouble for years to come. Psychologists say there's more we could be doing.
Sarah Wilson was handcuffed during a traffic stop in Chesapeake, Virginia, in July 2018 when she "contorted" her body, and shot her self, police said.
The suicide death of a 23-year-old Olympic cyclist highlights a disturbing trend. Her former coach says we could be doing more.
People under 25 are dealing with alarming rates of depression, mental distress, and suicidal thoughts. Less sleep and more screen time may not help.