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April 18, 2024 Press Release

New Report Documents Lower Suicidal Ideation, Suicidal Planning, and Attempts on College Campuses Implementing The Jed Foundation’s Comprehensive Mental Health Approach

Students are 25% less likely to report a suicide attempt, 13% less likely to report suicidal planning, have lower average anxiety and depression scores, and

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Press Release

April 18, 2024

New Report Documents Lower Suicidal Ideation, Suicidal Planning, and Attempts on College Campuses Implementing The Jed Foundation’s Comprehensive Mental Health Approach

Students are 25% less likely to report a suicide attempt, 13% less likely to report suicidal planning, have lower average anxiety and depression...

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JED In The Media

April 9, 2024

JED’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Erickson-Schroth, Featured on NBC News

JED Chief Medical Officer Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth spoke on the emotional impact teens and young adults may face due to a potential TikTok...

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Press Release

April 1, 2024

The Jed Foundation’s 17th Annual Student Voice of Mental Health Awards Honor Rick Yang and Areli Rosales

Both students are leading advocacy initiatives to build support systems and encourage help-seeking among youth in their school communities. [April 1, 2024, New...

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Blog

March 25, 2024

Cyberbullying Resources for Parents and Caregivers

As caring and supportive adults, we aspire to guide youth toward becoming compassionate, understanding, and resilient individuals. In a world where social and...

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Press Release

March 20, 2024

15 School Districts Join JED and AASA in Transformational Youth Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Program for Pre-K-12 Students

Pilot cohort convenes March 20-21 with districts across 14 states, serving  diverse populations of students in rural, suburban, and urban communities. [March 20, 2024-Alexandria,...

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Blog

March 14, 2024

Navigating Change: Managing the Emotional Impact of a Potential TikTok Ban

At The Jed Foundation (JED), we understand that the potential ban of TikTok is raising questions and concerns among many teens and young...

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Press Release

March 8, 2024

Media Statement: The Jed Foundation Response to the 2024 State of the Union Address

March 8, 2024, New York City —The Jed Foundation (JED), a leading nonprofit organization that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our...

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February 26, 2024

Kentucky Higher Education System Partners With The Jed Foundation to Prioritize Mental Health and Suicide Prevention for Students, Staff, and Faculty

The initiative aims to protect emotional health, prevent suicide, and strengthen connectedness across select college campuses and communities statewide. February 26, 2024, Kentucky...

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February 12, 2024

JED Partners with Chegg for 2nd Annual Global Student Mental Health Week Amid Growing Loneliness Epidemic

Global organizations join Chegg to elevate conversations around student mental health, taking place February 26 – March 3. SANTA CLARA, Calif., February 13,...

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JED In The Media

February 7, 2024

Reframing body image with body neutrality

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JED's POV

February 6, 2024

The Jed Foundation (JED) Recommendations for Safeguarding Youth Well-Being on Social Media Platforms

The Jed Foundation (JED) Recommendations for Safeguarding Youth Well-Being on Social Media Platforms Social media can provide a source of connection and identity-affirming...

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January 26, 2024

The Jed Foundation Supports NYC Mayor Adams’ Youth Mental Health Topics in Third State of the City Address

Address Outlined Ambitious Plans to Establish Department of Sustainable Delivery, Support 400,000 Green Economy Jobs, Build New Housing on Public Land, Expand NYC...

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