Fla. teens create mental health DVD

08/24/2011 | Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)

Teens with mental illnesses from Palm Beach County, Fla., have produced a DVD encouraging their peers to seek help for their own mental-health issues. Seventeen-year-old Haylee Becker, who has depression and bipolar disorder, said she hopes schools start to offer help to students with mental illnesses at a younger age. The Palm Beach County district is reviewing the 21-minute DVD to see if it is appropriate to show in schools.

View Full Article in:

Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL