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Youth under 25 offered free mental health checks in Rīga

The information technology company TietoEVRY, as well as the Center for Teenager and Youth Psychotherapy, provides free mental health testing for young people aged 12 to 25, Latvian Radio reported June 10.

As of June 10, it will be possible to check mental health on Thursdays and Fridays, on the terrace of the New Teika coworking space Teikums in Rīga, Gustava Zemgala gatve 78.

"This station allows young people from 12 to 25 years to come, complete the test, discuss issues of interest with specialists and also receive practical advice if, for example, further action is needed. Or [find out] how to take care of your mental health, how to improve mental health," said Valērija Vārna,head of the Latvian branch of TietoEVRY.

No prior registration is needed. The offer will run for six weeks — each week on Thursdays and Fridays from 14:00 to 19:00, except for the week of Midsummer (June 22 and 24).

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