4) Teen Vogue: Latinx students share what they want you to know about their mental health


May is Mental Health Awareness month. This piece shares the results of a new study that covers how little research and resources are directed toward young Latinx people and mental health, despite the statistics that show they need them. Four Latinx students share what they wish people understood about their mental health — and how their schools and communities can better support them.

“I want people to know my mental health is real and is just as important as my physical health. Sometimes my mental health is amazing. Other times it is really poor. School should teach us how to bounce back from poor mental health, not be the cause of it.”


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