Teen Brain and Mental Health!

October 22 2021

Let’s look at the Teen Brain and Mental Health!

As a teacher in the classroom, you spend time students more than anyone else in the school! Your relationship and rapport with them are powerful tool in being their advocate. Feel free to contact me if you are not sure about a student’s mental health concern.

Look out for the possible signs of distress,

  1. Loss of interest in pleasurable activities
  2. Trouble concentrating and a significant decrease in grades
  3. Physical Symptoms- headaches, stomach pain, loss of appetite
  4. Social isolation

View Quick Video by Kaiser Permanente for visuals of the possible signs!

 

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