We have a similar situation. My sister is 16 and does not want to attend HS. She is depressed and hallucinates sometimes. She has been in & out of the behavioral hospital 4x this year. She is very over weight and has a low self esteem. My parents are doing their best to get her counseling and basically letting do whatever she wants so she doesn't have a melt down of some sort. She also has thoughts of suicide. I feel bad for parents because this so new to them and I feel they are at their wits' end, if you know what I mean. Btw, she is home-schooled and is on the internet mostly all day. Any words of encouragement or advice?View Thread
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