Tips for supporting your teenager
There are a number of things that you can try to reduce the likelihood of suicide. If you'd like to understand more about suicide, read our fact sheet on suicide and teenagers.
Otherwise, see below for some ideas on what you can do if you’re worried your teenager is considering suicide.
What to do if your teenager is suicidal
If your teenager is suicidal there are some important steps to take immediately.
How to talk to your teen about suicide
If you’re worried that your teen might be thinking about suicide, there are ways to have a supportiv
Create a safety plan with your teenager
Create a safety plan with your teenager for when they need help through a crisis.
Support your teenager to manage suicidal thoughts
Help your teenager realise that suicidal thoughts pass and they can get through the tough times with