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Mental illness affects a staggering number of our children and young people. Studies show that a shocking 75% of mental illnesses begin before a child reaches their 18th birthday, putting teachers and schools on the front line when it comes to helping the next generation deal with this ever-present issue. Teachers are often not trained specifically in mental health, and need time and resources to support them in working with this issue. With 10% of children between the ages of 5 and 16 receiving a mental health diagnosis, the time to act is now. An ever-growing number of case studies...

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