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  If you are feeling suicidal you should call 911 immediately, or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), or a mental health professional you can find through your tribal clinic, or school counselor.   You're doing ...Read More

Some possible options (depending on your comfort and his openness to further discussion) include: Offer encouragement for his willingness to consider a challenging question. Listen neutrally. Avoid defining what happened for him. Explore whethe...Read More

I have a friend who’s suicidal, and he told me he loved me. I want to be friends but I feel like it will make him hurt himself. What do I do? This is a really hard thing to have to deal with. It is important to understand that you are not resp...Read More

  What a good friend you are. This is a big deal and you need support form a trusted adult on this matter. Being a gang member can be a dangerous thing. It is never easy to leave a gang for a number of reasons. One might feel an obligation or family t...Read More

Thanks for writing in!   You’re right, sometimes STDs do not have any symptoms, so if you’re worried about it, go get tested.   Getting tested for an STD is probably easier than you may have built it up to be.   Since there is no single test...Read More

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