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Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Help Before It's Too Late?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 13, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, Forgive me for the length and depressing content in this letter. I've reached a very low point in my 17... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Help Before It's Too Late?

Auntie SparkNotes: Everyone's Just Going to Leave Me So Why Even Bother

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 23, 2014
Dear Auntie, I have a problem. Two, actually. First off, a lot of my friends think I'm depressed. So, I'm a junior in... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Everyone's Just Going to Leave Me So Why Even Bother

Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Empty and Bored All the Time

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 8, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I feel awful saying this, but I have a problem. I think. I don't feel right. I'm a sophomore in... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Empty and Bored All the Time

Today Is Suicide Awareness Day, So Let's Have a Huddle

By H. Alan ScottSeptember 10, 2014
Today is World Suicide Prevention Day, a day to engage in a global conversation about depression, suicide, and what all... More  →
Today Is Suicide Awareness Day, So Let's Have a Huddle

Auntie SparkNotes: How Much Should My SO Help Me With My Depression?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 9, 2014
Hi Auntie, I have a problem. I'm not depressed, but I do often go through very troubling periods that make me feel awful... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Much Should My SO Help Me With My Depression?

Ask Jono: People Call Me "Awkward"

By Jon_SkindzierJune 16, 2014
Hi Jono, I saw that you've answered some questions about mental illness in the past so I'm hoping you can help me out.... More  →
Ask Jono: People Call Me

Auntie SparkNotes: Is It Okay to Lie About Where I'm Going to College?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 23, 2014
Dear Auntie, I seem to be stuck in a sort of moral dilemma. Here’s the story: For most of my life, I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Is It Okay to Lie About Where I'm Going to College?

We Are NOT a Trend!

By LaNinjaAzulApril 25, 2014
  Pop-test, Sparklebutts! Which of the following is not a choice people make? a) Spending all morning creating an a Capella arrangement of a really good... More  →

South Korea: The Suicide Capital of the World

By H. Alan ScottApril 22, 2014

The sinking of the South Korean ferry boat carrying hundreds of high school students is devastating. Some 240 people are

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South Korea: The Suicide Capital of the World

Depression, the Black Dog: Let's Discuss

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMarch 25, 2014
It’s difficult to talk about depression. If you’re just a single individual in the world being affected by some invisible darkness, then... More  →
Depression, the Black Dog: Let's Discuss