It’s no surprise that teenagers are struggling. Suicide is the second leading cause of death in the United States and Canada.
Teen emotions are magnified. They feel disconnected and have trouble relating to people. Those who lose someone to suicide or have suicidal thoughts need help outside of social media.
Kim Turrisi’s Just A Normal Tuesday is a novel loosely based on her own life. Kim lost her older sister to suicide and had to carry on. The novel’s protagonist is relatable for struggling teens.
Kim encourages a willingness to communicate with teens on any topic. Pay attention when your children talk to you. Take signs of bullying seriously. Human contact and connection is important.
Listen as Kim Turrisi joins Dr. Holly Lucille to share how you can help the teens in your life feel less alone.