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Between 1991 and 2017, suicide attempts among black adolescents increased by 73%, while attempts among white youth decreased. This alarming trend demands attention and action


 “The Guiding Spot recognizes the urgency of these issues and is committed to supporting African Americans facing a range of challenges. However, it is essential to clarify that our life coaches are not licensed clinical mental health professionals. We encourage anyone experiencing mental health difficulties to seek professional help from licensed clinicians who can offer evidence-based interventions and personalized treatment plans. Our mission is to provide guidance, encouragement, and resources to help individuals through various personal development and transformation aspects.”

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