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How to get help for your loved ones amid rising suicide rates

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(FOX 17 News)

Fox 17 News at 4 p.m. on MyTV30 takes a closer look at the troubling suicide trend.

In recent days, three successful celebrities took their own lives.

About two months ago, a DJ known as Avicii took his own like. Last week both fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain took their own lives.

The latest figures from the Centers for Disease Control show suicide rates have been rising for the past two decades.

Adam Graham, program director for the only 24-hour walk-in crisis center in Tennessee, spoke to Fox 17 News at 4 p.m. about how to get helped for loved ones who are struggling.

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Mental Health Cooperative’s Crisis Walk In Center (24/7)

237 Cumberland Bend

Nashville, TN 37228

Mental Health Cooperative Crisis Team (24/7)

615-726-0215

Crisis TalkLine (24/7)

615-244-7444

Crisis TextLine (24/7)

741741