• For this tech project, that has spanned from the months of March to May, my ultimate goal has been to increase awareness about mental health and mental illness within our society. I began my WordPress blog

  • Hello, my name is Junia A., I am a student in New York City, and I am using Youth Voices Live in an effort to raise social awareness about Mental Health in society. The inspiration for this Mental Health

  • Junia commented on the post, Perfectionism 3 months ago

    Dear Isabell:
    I am incredibly interested by your post, “Perfectionism,” because it talks a lot about how society has a great impact on the mental health of everyone in it, which is an interesting concept- especially when considering perfectionism.
    One sentence you wrote that stands out for me is: “Some of the effects of perfectionism inclu…[Read more]

  • It is a dark, damp gloomy day. The poor farmer stood pondering his greatest problem.  Last night, the farmer’s thirteenth child had been born, however he was not rejoicing in happiness, for he was filled with

  • Dear Tevy:

    I am inspired by your post, “The New Super Power,” because it is very truthful, and instills a kind of hope in me.

    One sentence you wrote that stands out for me is: “ As I grew up I no longer looked for superman and batman in buildings but looked to the newspapers and internet for people who could come close to achieving the hero…[Read more]

  • Have you ever flipped on the T.V.- only to find the masked face of the Batman staring at you as he bravely conquers the bad guy? Or picked up a comic book with the powerful Superman soaring into the sky? If you

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  • Dear Grace,
    I am very interested by your post “More Findings on Veganism,” because I had no idea about the health benefits of veganism before reading your article.
    One sentence you wrote that stands out for me is: “According to the Department of Nutrition, Benedictine University, decreasing consumption of animal products has been “asso…[Read more]

  • Dear Isa:

    I am in great agreement with your post, “Can animals understand complex emotions?,” because as a person who owns a dog, I have often wondered about this topic as well. I have always thought that my dog seemed particularly perceptive to my emotions and she has often exhibited many human-like traits, so this article was very int…[Read more]

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