Alyssah Yater, 17, senior at Killingly high school, had to miss many classes because the closest therapist for her anxiety issue was an hour way. The therapy helped her a lot, but she is aware that not everyone’s parents can drive their children that long for therapy. “I’m one of the lucky ones when it comes to mental health. I know a lot of kids my age don’t really have access to help,” Yater said. Yehyun Kim / ctmirror.org