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A Pew Research Center survey of American teenagers found 13% of them experienced at least one major depressive episode in the past year, up from 8% in 2007.

988 makes it easier to get help for a mental health crisis, but NC needs more providers

A Pew Research Center survey of American teens found that 13% had experienced at least one major depressive episode in the past year, up from 8% in 2007. The time of dreams TNS A new national suicide prevention lifeline – 988 – went live in mid-July, replacing the old 10-digit number offered by most states. …

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Students and advocates advocate for funding to fight mental health and the 988 call center in Greenville Co.

Students and advocates advocate for funding to fight mental health and the 988 call center in Greenville Co.

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – Students and mental health advocates have called for additional funding to be dedicated to the 988 mental health helpline. They went before the Greenville County Legislative Delegation Monday night. “The suicide hotline can barely stay afloat due to lack of funding,” said Kelyn Bayne, co-chair of Minds Matter at Mauldin …

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