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Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 04:02 PM EDT

Virtual Town Hall to Help Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma

Virtual Town Hall to Help Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma

The Partnering for Health and Hope event will come to the George Washington University campus on Thursday to bring attention to children's mental health, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health...

Sunday, Apr 29, 2018 at 11:45 PM EDT

Virginia Mom Who Lost Son to Suicide Builds 'FORT' for Kids

Virginia Mom Who Lost Son to Suicide Builds 'FORT' for Kids

A few years after losing her son Ryan to suicide, a Loudoun County, Virginia, mother is trying to prevent other families from having to go through the same agony.

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 09:47 PM EDT

Va. Family Helps Their Mom Achieve Dream After Her Death

Va. Family Helps Their Mom Achieve Dream After Her Death

It was Amy Gorman’s lifelong dream to publish her children’s book, “Superpowers of the Shy Girl,” but she did not live to see it on the shelves.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 07:54 PM EDT

Firefighters Believe Getting Mental Health Help Looks Weak

Firefighters Believe Getting Mental Health Help Looks Weak

NBC-owned stations conducted a nationwide survey that found while 65 percent of firefighters are haunted by memories of traumatic situations, 81 percent believe asking for help will make them seem weak or unfit...

Saturday, Mar 10, 2018 at 12:55 PM EST

Changing Minds at the 2018 Health and Fitness Expo

Changing Minds at the 2018 Health and Fitness Expo

News4's Doreen Gentzler talks to Shatterproof's Jasmine Bass, who is working to crush the stigma around getting treatment for addiction.

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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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