How Making Art Helps Teens Better Understand Their Mental Health | KQED
Using art to help adolescents express how they feel is giving students the tools to better understand their own mental health.
PlanetYouth – Evidence based drug prevention
We provide step-by-step milestone guidelines for cities and local communities to minimize substance use amongst children and adolescents.
Craving for Ecstasy and Natural Highs: A Positive Approach to Mood Alteration
Amazon.com: Craving for Ecstasy and Natural Highs: A Positive Approach to Mood Alteration (9781412956734): Milkman, Harvey B., Sunderwirth, Stanley George: Books
Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. Emma Young finds out how they did it, and why other countries won’t follow suit.
Why Social Media is Not Smart for Middle School Kids
Wondering why your middle schooler's social media use has ratcheted up your stress levels? Understanding the brain at this age can help you can take back control.
What Teens Need Most From Their Parents
As adolescents navigate the stormiest years in their development, they need coaching, support, good examples and most of all understanding
5 Ways Students Should Be Connected Beyond Technology (Opinion)
As important as being connected and learning how to use Smartphones appropriately is important, so is putting them down and finding connections in other ways. There are at least five other ways to be connected, and they’re important.