Talking to children
Concerned about how to talk to your children about violence? Here are some helpful links:
Tips for Parents and Teachers
Talking to Children about Violence
New data reports
45.9 million American adults aged 18 or older (20%) experienced mental illness in the past year.
The economic impact of mental illness in the United States is considerable—about $300 billion in 2002
An estimated 8.7 million American adults had serious thoughts of suicide in the past year – among them 2.5 million made suicide plans and 1.1 million attempted suicide.