Ellen '19 shared the following email with the full school, and has kindly agreed for it to be reposted here.
This is just a reminder that May is mental health month! This is a great time for increased awareness and discussions about mental health both within our community and on a global level. While there has been a great deal of progress within the past decade in terms of mental health, the stigma is still very much present and incredibly damaging.
Here are some statistics (https://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-By-the-Numbers):
If you are interested in learning more or getting involved, the links below are great resources. The more we talk about mental health, the more we normalize it.
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