Yes, “Text Message Therapy” is Real In 2011, Stephanie Shih and Nancy Lublin formed something called the Crisis Text Line. The nonprofit is a 24/7 crisis intervention hotline. It’s also, as the name suggests, conducted solely through text message. The Crisis Text Line (or CTL) traces its history back to DoSomething.org. Shih was an employee
Therapy & Suicide: The New Facts The findings of an eighteen-year, multinational study show that therapy reduces suicide rates. Okay, that sounds about right. I mean, that’s nothing we didn’t already know, right? Wrong. Researchers from John Hopkins found that talk therapy reduced suicide attempts by 26%. That’s over one-fourth. That’s a pretty impressive number.
Written By: Fiona Stockard Kratom May Soon be Illegal in Palm Beach County The legal and often controversial drug Kratom is once again in the center of a south Florida policy debate. Ian Mautner, a twenty year old from Boynton Beach, killed himself on July 16th. He jumped from an overpass onto I-95. Yikes. Rest peacefully,