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Crisis Text Line: Text DE to 741741

Written on: January 11th, 2018 in PreventionSuicide and Prevention

In the four years since it was founded, Crisis Text Line has exchanged 50 million text messages with users. The crisis intervention service provides free, around-the-clock support to people who are struggling with issues such as self-harm or suicidal thoughts. By analyzing text message data, Crisis Text Line researchers have identified the words most associated […]

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Suicides: FACTS of Suicide Prevention

Written on: September 27th, 2017 in CommunitySchool-BasedSuicide and Prevention

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) developed the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) to monitor high-risk behaviors among teens and young adults. One of the behaviors monitored are suicides. The Center for Drug and Health Studies (CDHS) at the University of Delaware conducts Delaware’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS). It administers the Youth Risk […]

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Mobile Response and Stabilization Services Now Available!

Written on: July 1st, 2017 in Health and WellnessMental IllnessSubstance Abuse/AddictionSuicide and Prevention

When a family is in the midst of an emotionally charged situation involving a child who is struggling emotionally or behaviorally, it can be hard to decide what to do and how to calm things down. Our Mobile Response and Stabilization Services (MRSS) are here to help. MRSS is available to address the needs of […]

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