Experts Talk Suicide Prevention for Teens and Young Adults

Experts say “silence is death” when it comes to trying to prevent suicides, especially where teenagers are concerned.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan takes a look at some of the resources available in the community for residents who many be troubled or having suicidal thoughts.

If you, or someone you know, is having suicidal thoughts, visit: www.deschutes.org/suicideprevention, or call any of the following:

The Deschutes County Mental Health Hotline:
1-888-232-7192

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-TALK (8255)

Mobile Crisis Team: 541-322-7500 ext. 9

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