The Reel Teens Pittsburgh (with the support of LEAD Pittsburgh) held their Facebook Live town hall on November 9th. A panel of experts answered questions about teens and mental health while teen moderators watched social media feedback and contributed to the conversation about young people and their experiences with depression and anxiety.
LEAD just hosted its eighth Coffee and Connect, which discussed how to manage stress in the face of difficult transitions. Here are some of the takeaways from the event:
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on November 3rd at 6:30pm at the Oakland Starbucks on Forbes & Atwood for a discussion on becoming a “transition magician.” Through the discussion, we hope to learn how to decrease anxiety when faced with difficult transitions.
Community Health: Building Our Ecosystem of Support
Join Steel Smiling on October 25th from 6:00PM – 8:30PM for their fourth community conversation. The conversation will take place at the UrbanKind Institute (212 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15210), which is easily accessible by bus.
LEAD just hosted its seventh Coffee and Connect, which discussed how improving our physical health can have positive effects on our mental health. Here are some of the main takeaways from the event:
LEAD Pittsburgh is one of several funders of the Reel Teens Pittsburgh’s TV show, “Stand Together: Help and Hope.” The show will address stigma and offer positive messages regarding mental health challenges in young people. Highlights include teens talking to teens about struggles and successes, and a room-sized plastic bubble designed to bust sitgma.
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on May 30th at 6:30pm at the Squirrel Hill Starbucks on Forbes & Shady for a discussion about “Head and Heart.” Through the discussion, we hope to illuminate the connection between our mental and physical health.
LEAD just hosted its sixth Coffee and Connect, which discussed how we can use mindfulness in our daily lives. Here are some of the main takeaways from the event:
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on April 21st at 6:30pm at the Starbucks on Forbes & Atwood for a discussion about cleaning out the mental cobwebs in our mind. Through the discussion, we hope to tap into the spirit of spring cleaning to bolster our mental health.