What to Know Before Your Kid Asks to Watch Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/watch-13-reasons-why/

This post was updated in July 2019 to reflect Netflix’s changes to the show’s most controversial scene. Content warning: This post discusses content that some individuals may find triggering, including suicide and sexual assault. Even if you haven’t seen the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why, you’ve probably heard of it. First released in 2017, it made waves with its shocking depiction of suicide and viral popularity among high schoolers. There are now two full seasons of the show, with the third season expected to drop sometime this summer. The series centers around Clay Jensen and his friend Hannah Baker,…