Professional counselor talks about "13 Reasons Why"

Posted at 3:36 PM, May 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-02 16:36:31-04

You’ve probably heard about the Netflix show “13 Reasons Why.” It is a show meant to discuss important issues like suicide, bullying and rape in schools. But the controversial content has started debates on social media, some saying the show goes too far and glamorizes suicide. While others say the realness of it is needed to spark important conversations.

Licensed professional counselor, Sara Minges is here to offer some tips for parents who are unsure about letting their teens watch the series.