Roots and Wings
Mental Health America of the Mid-south talks about the Mental Health Challenges Teens and Youth Face
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Roots and Wings
Mental Health America of the Mid-south talks about the Mental Health Challenges Teens and Youth Face
Sep 13, 2019
Jonquil Newland

One in five youth between the ages of 13 and 18-years-old have or will have a mental health condition. Half of all lifetime mental illness cases begin by 14-years-old. Dr. Desiree' Kelly serves as the Public Health and Education Manager for Mental Health America of the Mid-south. She opens up about her experiences working with youth as well as the steps every adult can take to help adolescents suffering from a mental health condition.