Text message exchange asking for help

Crisis Text Line Featured on WebMD’s Special Report: Teens and Stress

April 1, 2016

WebMD recently released a special report on how teens who are dealing with stress have been using text messaging to reach out for help when they are being bullied, feeling depressed or experiencing difficult situations at home.  The anonymous service providing this platform to teens in crisis is Crisis Text Line.  In this report, CNN’s Soledad O’Brien interviews founder of CTL, Nancy Lublin, CTL’s Chief Data Scientist, Bob Filbin, and volunteer crisis counselor, Sara Lucian.

Watch the video here.