Manning: Could Art, Creativity Stave Indian Youth Suicide Epidemic? – ICTMN.com

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Youth Suicide and the Arts, Potential Help:

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     The problem of youth suicide is not confined to the Native American population, but it is increasing among these young people. I believe that the arts have a possible role to play in helping young people grow beyond what they see as hopeless conditions. This thoughtful piece by Sarah Sunshine Manning offers some hope. What are you doing in your community to fight against youth suicide?

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“Sarah Sunshine Manning says fostering creativity in Native American youth could stem the onslaught of youth suicide in Indian country.”

Source: Manning: Could Art, Creativity Stave Indian Youth Suicide Epidemic? – ICTMN.com

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