Cultivating A Healthy Mind- Mental Wellness for Youth
This module opens an introductory discussion of mental health among teens and young adults with guidance from an adult educator. This training is designed for teachers, Extension staff, 4H and FFA leaders, and others who work with young adults. Focus is placed on decreasing stigma, improving mental health literacy, and positive coping skills for teens and young adults. The module showcases a high school agricultural student’s understanding of the agricultural mental health crisis, helping to frame mental health distress to academic and future career success.