mental health Articles

Celebrities impact on teens lives

Matthew Perry's death raises substance abuse awareness Everyone knows it can be hard to voice to the public what you’ve been going through behind the scenes, especially when you have the entire world’s eyes on you. Matthew Perry put that fear behind him and realized...

‘Fear, anxiety a wake-up call’

Trauma of Floyd's murder still burdens the Black Community On May 25, 2020, an innocent Black man named George Floyd was murdered in the hands of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin after he kneeled on Floyd's neck for exactly 9 minutes and 29 seconds....

How eating disorders affect athletes

When athletes struggle with food The pressures of sport can trigger eating disorders   "I saw others in my sport who were thinner than me and I wondered why I didn't look like them," said Emma, a student athlete. (Emma is not her actual name but she would like to...

Struggling to Stay Strong

Adolescent mental health issues hit crisis levels during pandemic Three hundred and seventy students attend Minnehaha's upper school. Based on recently released research finding that one in five adolescents suffer from a diagnosed mental health disorder, this means...
Mental health aid

Mental health aid

Minnesota nonprofit clinic Walk In is working to make counseling a tool accessible to all An estimated 43.7 million...