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In pandemic’s isolation, an alarming number of teenage girls are attempting suicide

Hospital admissions for teenage girls who may have attempted suicide have increased 50% nationwide. Texas does not have sufficient mental health resources to help them.

Michelle Tennen holds a photograph of herself and her daughter Charley at her home in El Paso on Monday, Jan. 31, 2022. Char…

Pandemic increased isolation, grief

Michelle Tennen looks at family photographs at her home in El Paso. Tennen's daughter Charley died by suicide in July 2020.

Challenges to getting help

Having the tough conversations

Family photographs gathered by Michelle Tennen at her home in El Paso, Texas. Tennen's daughter Charley died by suicide in J…
Family photographs gathered by Michelle Tennen at her home in El Paso. Tennen's daughter Charley died by suicide in July 202…

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