Getting Over Your High School Sweetheart

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Getting Over Your High School Sweetheart


By clicking on this article, one can assume things didn’t go to well and Valentine’s Day wasn’t full of sweethearts and chocolate either. Heartbreak is hard, let’s talk about it.

You have found that person that makes you glow, smile, and brings light to the dark halls of high school. And after an indescribable amount of time, tears, and talks with your besties, you are now single, and dealing with high school heartbreak. Hearts and flowers follow you in the halls. Chocolate has lost all meaning.


Today we’re going to talk about 10 Ways to get over your high school breakup.


Go out with friends, dance, sing, find joy with those who make you laugh.



Take your self out on a date, you’re worth it.



Smash something- then clean it up. We don’t promote littering here. (Be responsible)



Binge watch your favorites (Disney and action preferred, even video games can help you get out of a funk)



Let your self wallow, but not for too long.



Find a sweet treat, ice cream, Sprinkles cupcakes… there is even a sprinkles ATM for those looking for sweet treats after hours.



Take a drive, explore the amazing city you live in.



Listen to music on loud (rock out)


Cuddle a puppy. Bonding with animals brings joy!



If you are having a really hard time, speak to a confidant. Find a friend, or even better, an adult you trust, share with them what you are feeling.


It is really important to know when to get help. If you clicked on this article looking for a laugh, I hope you got it. But if you are suffering, you are not alone and you don’t have to stay quiet about your pain. Your friends, teachers, counselors, and parents are all here for you, and if you still feel like you can’t talk to one of them, consider reaching out to one of the organizations below.


 If you are experiencing a medical emergency, are in danger, or are feeling suicidal, call 911 immediately.  

Suicide Hotline: 800-784-2433
Immediate Medical Assistance: 911
Crisis Call Center: 800-273-8255 or text ANSWER to 839863
Crisis Text Line: Text HELLO to 741741 

National Suicide Hotline
800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
800-273-TALK (8255)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week

(310) 855-HOPE (4673)
(800) TLC-TEEN (852-8336) (U.S. and Canada only)
Or text TEEN to 839863
6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Pacific Time, every night

The Trevor Lifeline 
866-4-U-TREVOR (488-7386)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week

National Hopeline Network
800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week

loveisrespect, National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
(866) 331-9474
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week