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Young suicidal teens are going to Tumblr for counseling

Thursday July 16th, 2015

Unfortunately, suicide has become more and more common among teens and young adults, and recent reports from The Jason Foundation show that suicide is the second leading cause of death among the age range of 10 to 24-year-olds.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention also revealed that in 2013, Americans died from suicide every 12.8 minutes.

For suicidal teenage girls with more access to technology than mental health resources, it feels natural to head to Tumblr for counseling and help.

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