This week marks a full year since the COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic, and experts are increasingly concerned about the toll it is taking on the mental health of young people in the United States. With in-person classes closed for months for many students, there are also concerns the risks of youth suicide are being exacerbated. Stephanie Sy reports.

Read Stephanie Sy’s interview with Breckenridge local, Heather Gard, about concerns that the pandemic has exacerbated youth suicide.

Read the full transcript and watch the video.

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