Nine-year old McKenzie Adams was “a real sweet girl,” a “straight-A student” who wanted to be a scientist, family members told ABC News. She held so much promise, but now McKenzie may be added to the small and alarmingly growing number of black children between the ages of 5 and 11 who are committing suicide. […]
Author Archives: Michael A. Lindsey
Dr. Michael A. Lindsey, PhD, MSW, MPH, is a child and adolescent mental health services researcher and the executive director of the NYU McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research.