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Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 01:07 PM EST

Common Teen Behaviors Can Be Red Flags for Dating Violence

Common Teen Behaviors Can Be Red Flags for Dating Violence

Relationship violence is not limited to adults, and several behaviors familiar to many teenagers can be red flags, experts say.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 07:24 PM EST

Students Help Students Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Students Help Students Cope With Anxiety and Depression

A program offered at a Virginia high school helps students reach out by teaching them to identify markers of emotional or mental distress and what to do when they see the signs.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 08:22 PM EST

Report Finds Mental Health Problems in Young People Trending Up

Report Finds Mental Health Problems in Young People Trending Up

A national report by the non-profit Mental Health America looked at all 50 states and the District of Columbia and found mental health problems continue to trend up among young people nationwide. Doreen Gentzler...

Friday, Nov 10, 2017 at 12:22 PM EST

Signs Your Teen Might Have Anxiety or Depression

Signs Your Teen Might Have Anxiety or Depression

Doreen Gentzler explains what signs of anxiety and depression in teens that parents should look for.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 07:34 PM EST

Kids Help Kids Cope With Anxiety, Depression

Kids Help Kids Cope With Anxiety, Depression

An innovative program offered at a local high school trains kids how to help their peers with stress, anxiety and sadness. Doreen Gentzler reports.

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It can affect anyone at any time. It doesn’t discriminate by age, race, gender, or income. Yet many of us find that mental health and mental illness are tough topics to talk about. That’s why for the next year, NBC4 will shine a light on the subject by providing education, information and hope.

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