Mental Illness- "Research has demonstrated that an imbalance in brain chemicals can contribute to the development of some mental disorders. It’s suspected that this chemical imbalance impedes the ability of the brain to send messages in between neurons.
This is interesting, esp. as schools are cutting down recess/playtime & phys ed, and the nutritional value of the food kids eat in schools is completely inadequate. Brains can't work well if the rest of the body isn't being taken care of.
Using YouTube Videos in Mental Health Educational Groups
This is a wonderful website that provides engaging ideas for our health classrooms. I really enjoyed reading these and I think out high school students will love them! Using Technology to Teach Health and Wellness via
This Resilience unit is a crucial element for strengthening the core curriculum and ensuring our teenage students have a growth mindset and can bounce back from adversity so that they can succeed and reach their goals!
What You Should Know About Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)