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Suicide Help And Counseling In The QCA

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Recent tragedies among teens in the Quad Cities is alarming and teen depression seems to be a contributing factor.

Psychologist are offering ways to help those teens cope and say there are ways the community can help before those teens make permanent life decisions.

"I mean there is a host of and many many more, a host of private agencies that have therapists, psychologists, and some of us have psychiatrists on staff that can see kids, do the evaluation, make sure things are going okay for them and then help them," Vera French Director of Program Development Joyce Morrison said.

Joyce Morrison from Vera French mental health has this warning;  if your child ever expresses self-harm, you should take them to an emergency room immediately.

 

 

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