Mental Health Awareness Night on March 12

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The fourth annual Mental Health Awareness Night will be held on Tuesday, March 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center.

Parents/guardians, school staff and community members are invited to attend the event, which is being put on by the MHS student services staff. The event is designed for parent/guardian(s) and students grades 6-12 to gather helpful information on current and relevant mental health issues. 

General information will be shared regarding mental health trends while more specific seminars will follow focusing on anxiety, depression, alcohol and drug use, mindfulness, and other relevant topics.  

Presenters represent the mental health provider community, including Meriter UnityPoint Child and Adolescent Services, National Alliance on Mental Illness, UW Health Mindfulness for Teens, Connections Counseling, and GSAFE/Creating Just Schools for LGBTQ+ Youth.  

Attendees will be able to choose three seminars to attend:

Time Offering
6-6:30 p.m. Welcome Intruction in PAC
6:35-7 p.m. Seminar No. 1
7:05-7:30 p.m. Seminar No. 2
7:35-8 p.m. Seminar No. 3

No RSVP is necessary.