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Get Professional Help If You Need It

If the problems in your life are stopping you from functioning well or feeling good, professional help can make a big difference. And if you’re having trouble, know that you are not alone. Studies have shown that a significant percentage of youth in America are living with diagnosable mental health issues. These numbers increase as young people enter the adolescence age brackets. Many don’t get the help they need.
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when you’re not sure

Most young people in crisis don’t consider or attempt suicide. There may come a time, however, when someone you know and care about starts having a bad time or showing signs of suicidal behavior. Don’t be afraid to ask. Don’t be afraid of being wrong. It is estimated that 80% of those thinking about suicide …

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What to do

when you have to act now Do: If you are in Vermont, call 2-1-1. You can also call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.TALK (8255).For TTY, call 1.800.799.4889. If you are a US military veteran, call 1.800.273.8255 and press 1. Call the Mental Health Service nearest you. Tell someone who is in a position …

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