2020 Jared's Fund Youth Fellowship Projects
Genesis Whitlock, Elias Benchekroun, and Jack Rodriquez-Vars:
These podcasts focus on issues pertaining to mental health in communities of color and how our consumption of color and how our consumption of media can have negative implications. Both MHS students and a mental health professional is interviewed.
Zach created an instagram platform called @end.the.stigma2020....."Start the Conversation and End The Stigma"!
Zach also worked with the Mental Health Association of Essex, Morris and Passaic to create these videos for mental health first aid training. Please check them out!
Depression and Anxiety: https://youtu.be/J6kxIy1JOOI
Suicide Prevention: https://youtu.be/2jiQTL6cNS0
Substance Use Disorder: https://youtu.be/X_Cj6z4LqEw