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MI high school offers mental health class; "1 in 5 young people shows symptoms of mental illness"

Jan 12, 2018, Teen Vogue: Michigan High School Offering Mental Health Class—They're being taught coping skills and that mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of https://www.teenvogue.com/story/mental-health-class-michigan As many as one in five young people shows symptoms of a mental illness, but mental health might still only be just a chapter in you health class text book. One school in Michigan, however, is changing that. West Bloomfield High School in Michigan offered about 200 students a brand new mental health curriculum, designed to teach them the coping skills necessary not just to be better students, but to live a healthier life all around. In other words, it's what the people who designed the program wish they had been taught when they were in high school.