Since 2010, 164 suicides have occurred at state parks and forests, according to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
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One in 12 Pa. high schoolers attempted suicide last year; advocates want more counselors, social workers
Across the country, children are in the midst of what the U.S. Surgeon General has called a youth “mental health pandemic,” with an unprecedented number of children struggling with anxiety and depression.
“Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness” provides a window into the daily life with mental health challenges – from seemingly insurmountable obstacles to stories of hope and resilience. The film confronts the issue of stigma, discrimination, awareness, and silence and helps shift the public perception of mental health issues today.
Pennsylvania crisis intervention centers are facing a staffing shortage at a time when demand is expected to increase.