Alayna and Bex are assigned as partners for an English project. When their teacher tells Alayna why she put them together, Alayna must decide how to deal.
Bex exhibits reckless behavior, like drinking underage with her friends. Reckless behavior can be a sign that someone is depressed or comtemplating suicide. This is not always the case, but when coupled with other signs, Bex's risky behavior is indicative of something big.
Sometimes, depression causes people to lose interest in activities that were once important to them. In Bex's case, she enjoyed reading books for her English class, but now appears indifferent to the class and required work.
Comments like "I can't picture my future" are big red flags. This goes beyond being unsure of which college to attend; suicidal teens who make comments like this are likely at risk of being a danger to themselves.
Identifying as LGBT does not necessarily correlate with being depressed, but social climate and lack of acceptance of LGBT teens can increase the risk of depression.