It’s Mental Health Awareness Week (May 3rd to 7th) and National Child and Youth Mental Health Day is May 7th.

This year’s theme is understanding our emotions. #GetReal; Name it, don’t Numb it.  Recognizing, labeling and accepting our feelings are all part of mental health.  If you haven’t registered your class already, sign up for Balancing our Minds Youth Summit May 5th and 12thRegister here.

Balancing our Minds

Here are a few links to use in your classroom:

Family Smarts:  Elementary, Secondary and Home videos and resources

Mental Health Week: Printables for your classroom Stories and Be There

For Parents and Caregivers Conversations About Mental Health: What it Sounds Like at Different Ages