Suicide is the third leading cause of death in young people between the ages of 10 and 24, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. With these staggering statistics, how does one address the problem of suicide among young people?
This book aims to start the conversation, plant the seed of hope, and fuel the fire of encouragement within young people. Through catchy rhymes and lighthearted analogies, Giving Up is Not What’s Up reminds children that suicide is not an option when life gets tough.
Even though this book is not a substitute for therapy, this book is a wonderful way to raise awareness and begin the conversation on preventing suicide among young people!