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Discussion Questions

  1. Without naming names, can you identify a trusted adult who you would go to for help if you felt you or a friend needed it?
  2. Why do you think kids don’t ask for or get help when the need it?
  3. How can we as a group/class/school help reduce the stigma around mental illness so that people talk about and get the help they need?
  4. What are some ways we can support a friend or classmate who is struggling with a mental illness?
  5. What are some healthy ways that you deal with stress and other problems you may face?