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Getting help to overcoming bullying and self-harm, and make new friends
How to balance work and play to get good results at school
A shared story of experiences as a refugee, and how to embrace your differences
Coming out, and the supportive power of friends and role models
How speaking to a counsellor helped Melanie through a broken friendship
Reflecting on the uniqueness of families
Rob shares the love for his same-sex parented family and how they've taught him to be true to himself
How one young person grew to see the bright side of his parents' separation
Matt fights depression with the help of his loved ones and a counsellor
Alice shares her tricks to deal with panic attacks
With alcohol, knowing your limits and watching out for your friends is important
Kimberly's story about the harmful impact of speed
A counsellor's advice helped Amelia deal with the emotional and physical demands of her mum's cancer diagnosis
Getting over a break up takes time
Brett turns to a group of people his age to understand his dad's suicide
Counselling gives Nick guidance to cope with his dad's passing
Following a rough break up, Nicki finds solace in talking to others about her feelings
Ben takes the first steps to find peace in a household full of conflict
Many young people report feeling alone or like they're going through things that no one else understands. Often though, other young people are experiencing similar things.
Read through stories written by other young people here, to get some tips and inspiration to get through the tough times.