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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed therapist can help. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

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About McLean

McLean is a city in Fairfax County, Virginia. It has an elevation of 300 feet above sea level and a land area of 25 square miles. The city has a population of 47,800 people. The ethnic composition of McLean is 73% white, 16% Asian, 6% Hispanic, and 2% black. 

Foreign-born people make up 24% of the population. Twenty-eight percent of residents speak a foreign language at home. McLean is home to 2,300 Spanish speakers, 2,100 Chinese speakers, and 1,600 Korean speakers.

McLean residents over age 25 generally have high education levels. Around 83% of this age group have bachelor’s degrees. Fifty-four percent have a graduate or professional degree. 

The cost of living index in McLean is 140.8, much higher than the national index of 100. The median household income in McLean is $190,300. This is almost triple the state average of $66,100. 

Mental Health in McLean

The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) has provided walk-in mental health services for Fairfax county residents since November 2016. Over 600 youth have asked for health screenings and assessments. 

In the two weeks following the Parkland shooting, over three dozen families and teens in Fairfax asked the CSB for mental health support. Before the incident, an average of 12 youths sought services each week. The increase suggests traumatic events may have widespread effects even among people who were not directly involved. 

Health officials believe traumatic events may trigger symptoms among youths who are at risk for anxiety or depression. To counteract these effects, the Fairfax County Public School has sent parents information on how to discuss tragedies with children and warning signs to watch for. 

References:

  1. Local teens, families seek mental health support after Parkland, Fla. shooting. (2018, March 2). Fairfax County Times. Retrieved from http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/articles/fairfax_county/local-teens-families-seek-mental-health-support-after-parkland-fla/article_c28edf1a-1e5c-11e8-8015-ffb5f1779191.html
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  4. QuickFacts: McLean CDP, Virginia. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/mcleancdpvirginia/PST045216