13 yr old, Female, OR
I’ve had a year that is rough far. We left my mom over myself and my siblings because she basically chose drugs and her abusive boyfriend. My entire life is really so difficult this is why and I also don’t know what direction to go. Recently, i’ve been contemplating suicide and self-harm.
TEEN LINE WROTE:
Many thanks a great deal for calling TEEN LINE. It really is courageous of you to definitely share what’s going on. I will be actually sorry to know regarding how difficult your 12 months as been. It’s so difficult to feel ignored with a parent at this type of young age especially if she chooses medications as well as an abusive boyfriend such as your mother has. It will take a stronger, tough individual to endure something such as everything you are getting through. In addition it saddens us to know you are thinking about self-harm and suicide. We highly urge you not to ever do either of these when you are a better girl and do not deserve to resort to each one of the. I would recommend you discover another method to handle your sadness, such as for example composing in a log, working out, or something that is squeezing. We also wish to enable you to understand that life can get better, so stay strong.
I do want to be sure you are someplace safe while you needed to keep your mother, if you’re perhaps not please phone the nationwide Runaway Safeline at (800) 786-2929 straight away to have assistance. If you should be ever thinking of suicide please call the Suicide Hotline at (877) 727-4747. In addition can be useful to phone Department of Child and Family Services at (800) 422-4453. You might be additionally able to phone into us at TEEN LINE anytime from 6 pm to 10 pm at (310) 855-4673. You can even publish on our community forums at http: //www. Teenlineonline.org/boards/.
I have been having actually bad medication cravings.
16 yr old, Female, TX