Jessica Scatterson, who died aged 12, had told her mum she had been watching the Netflix drama, about a teenager who commits suicide after making 13 recordings explaining her decision. Parents should be warned not to let their children watch it. A small blade from a pencil sharpener was found in her room and she had superficial cuts to her leg, some in the shape of lettering. Officers went to her home where she lived with dad Christopher Scatterson,
SHOCKING: 12-Year-Old Girl Live-Streams Her Suicide by Hanging
SHOCKING: Year-Old Girl Live-Streams Her Suicide by Hanging
Harold S. Koplewicz, MD. As with all traumatic events , the way in which kids are supported in processing their feeling s about the loss affects how successfully they will recover. When children experience the sudden death of a parent, they go through what we call traumatic grieving.
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But reality is more nuanced than the number. After the first season was released March 31, , Netflix added a graphic-content warning before the first episode and pointed viewers to a website offering a crisis counseling contact and a suicide-prevention hotline number. The series has been renewed for a third season.