How one family is educating students, teachers on mental health
Washington state parents who lost their son to suicide are reacing out to provide resources to others about mental health — especially to high school students — and to work toward reducing the stigma surrounding related issues. Read about their efforts in this story from NBC News.
Entering Adulthood With Autism
Across the country, thousands of parents of autistic grapple with concerns like this every year: The daily support provided through public school systems ends with graduation, and many young adults who age out of high school programs and fall off the so-called services cliff can struggle to transition successfully into adulthood. Learn more in this story from U.S. News & World Report.
‘Remember: You Matter’: Students post mental health resource fliers throughout campus
Kudos for Ohio State University students for making mental health a priority! Read all about it.
Seven Pep Talks to Get You Through the Work Week
Everyone needs a pep talk now and then. Consider these ideas to get you through stressful weeks at work. More in this story from NBC News.
First baby with Down syndrome wins Gerber baby of the year
A one-year-old from Georgia is the first child with Down syndrome to become a Gerber baby. His name is Lucas, and his smile is infectious! Meet him now, in this story from USA Today.