Thinking Outside the Box

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When people reach the breaking point - that's when you'd think they'd turn to Healthy Expressions Rage Room in Duluth.

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You're in your car, headed to the store.

Your boss asks if they can see you for a moment and then asks you to close the door.

You hear a raised voice from outside.

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Depression is  considered "treatment-resistant" if at least four different medications haven't worked and a person has also been seeing a counselor or therapist.

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Big surprise - movies and television are not always the most reliable sources when it comes to getting information about medical treatment.

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KUMD celebrates Mental Health Week with a series of interviews called Thinking Outside the Box.

There are new treatments for mental illness being developed all the time; and some of them are increasingly available here in the Northland.

Browse through the stories and look back at some of KUMD's award-winning mental health coverage in the past.

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