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Teaching Kids Mental Health Skills Can Ease Anxiety, Suicidal Thoughts

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Psych Central
A new Canadian pilot program designed to promote mental health skills in youth significantly lessened cases of depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts. University of Alberta researchers led the EMPATHY program in a local school district from 2013 to 2015. The program was offered to more than 6,000 youth in grades six through 12.  READ MORE