Client Stories

September 9, 2021

Nate’s Story

Nate’s Story Content warning: Disordered eating, self-harm, suicidal ideations Nate was referred for individual counseling services at The Bridge by his school social worker. When Nate […]
January 25, 2021

Thanks to My Mentor: Marie

Marie has been a mentor in The Bridge’s Youth Advocacy Program for several years. Below, her mentee match Karen shares (in her own words) what their […]
January 25, 2021

Thanks to My Mentor: Pat

Pat has been a Youth Mentor with The Bridge for several years. Below, her mentee match Shen shares (in her own words) what their relationship meant […]
November 30, 2020

Rachel’s Story

Rachel’s Story When Rachel was just three years old, she and her siblings were taken from their homes and separated after experiencing abuse from a family […]
November 20, 2020

Thanks to Our Mentor: Pete

Through The Bridge Youth Advocacy program, Pete has been a mentor to two brothers–Charlie and Theo–for several years. Below, Charlie and Theo share (in their own […]
November 9, 2020

Eric’s Story

Eric’s Story The Bridge Youth & Family Services’ crisis intervention team is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We are community partners […]
October 8, 2020

Kaylee’s Story

Kaylee’s Story Content warning: Divorce When clients come to The Bridge, our teams work together to provide the best all-around care. One such client was Kaylee, […]
September 29, 2020

Jack’s Story

Jack’s Story Content warning: Mental health care for children under 10 When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, our Bridge therapists had to quickly alter how they operated […]
September 29, 2020

Tomás’ Story

Tomás’ Story Content warning: Deportation, LGBTQ identity, suicidal thoughts, lack of family support Meet Tómas. An 18-year-old high school senior who was dealing with a large […]