People nowadays tend to become more stressful and are prone to depression. When this time comes to an individual, cope up with the distress isn’t easy. Sometimes, when a person got too depressed- the first resort is suicidal instead of opening up to a friend or someone dear. Suicide cleanup is not easy and can become messy.

The teenage suicide rate has been high today, mainly due to the high influence of social media. Every teen has different reasons and in this article, let’s take a closer look at each reason.

Top Reasons Why Teens Commit Suicide:

Failures or mistake

When a teenager got a failure or mistake, the coping mechanism is fragile unless the parents are supporting or if there is someone close who can handle the teen.

Bad Childhood Experiences

Traumatic experiences during childhood can lead to suicide if not treated the right way. Often, parents seek help from a psychologist or ask guidance from spiritual personnel such as a Pastor or Guidance Counselor.

Depression

Depression is ubiquitous, especially nowadays that teens are very prone to it. Emotional changes is one of the symptoms that a teen is undergoing a depression.

Peer Influence

They say, tell me who your friends are and I will tell you who you are. The parents should check the type of peers a teen has. Always see if there are unusual activities such as going out too often, coming home so late, or any vices.

Psychological Incapacity

If there is a family history of suicidal or any psychological incapacity of a teen, a close watch should be implemented. Make sure to seek professional advice on how to handle your children in case there is family background.

Philosophical reason

One’s perspective is very critical; if a person has a rational or ideal of suicide as a correct thing, then it is hard to change it. Teens who got involved in an unusual religious or likeness to it are prone to philosophical suicide.

Embarrassment

Getting embarrassed is not easy, especially on teenage days. A person who is full of enthusiasm and dreams can easily be broken after an embarrassment. So make sure that your children knew not only good things but also bad things that can happen.

Bullying

In school or social media, bullying is prevalent but the authorities are fighting this. However, bullying starts at home, so see if there is bullying going on your home. Keep your home a haven place for your teen.

Drug Addiction

When a teen is under the influence of drug addiction, the tendency of suicidal is high. In the first place, the teen is either overwhelmed or underwhelmed by what is happening around that is why he/she committed drug abuse.

People nowadays tend to become more stressful and are prone to depression. When this time comes to an individual, cope up with the distress isn’t easy. Sometimes, when a person got too depressed- the first resort is suicidal instead of opening up to a friend or someone dear. Suicide cleanup is not easy and can become messy.

The teenage suicide rate has been high today, mainly due to the high influence of social media. Every teen has different reasons and in this article, let’s take a closer look at each reason.

Social Pressure

Keep the social media accounts of your teens, observed every day so you can see if there is an unusual activity or signs of depression. Most of the times, teens are pressured socially such as finishing the studies on time, family issues, etc.

Each teen is encountering different problems, and parents must take a closer look at their children especially at critical ages between 13 to 20 years of age. It is the parents’ responsibility to know what’s their children is being through- both tough and good times.