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News - April 3, 2015

With sense of urgency, district to hire mental health therapists

School board president: 'There is a crisis'

by Elena Kadvany

Facing what multiple Board of Education members and the district superintendent called a public health crisis at Palo Alto's two high schools, the board voted unanimously Tuesday night to allocate $250,000 in district funds to hire two full-time licensed mental health therapists as soon as possible.

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Staff Writer Elena Kadvany can be emailed at ekadvany@paweekly.com.

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