It seems that every parent with a teen struggles with, at some point, those tough life topics that come up in conversation and finding the right words to get your message across can be difficult.
Great Day's Family and Marriage Therapist, Paul Mavrogeorge, visited Great Day to offer tips for parents with one of the most difficult topics: suicide.
Ask them directly. Don't dance around the issue.
Isolation - pulling back from normal activities.
Depression - dealing with loss.
Being bullied or teased.
Teens saying 'Good Bye' with actions like giving things away.
Teens talking about suicide or death.
Watch online posting for mood changes.