Mentors are paired to their respective mentees. This is based on common interests and a focus group before pairing to foster a strong relationship between mentors and mentees. The mentors will act as a support system for mentees facing mental health issues. Additionally, they
will collaborate with mentees to determine areas in need of improvement and support such as classroom management, instructional strategies, curriculum, parent communication, etc.
MENTAL HEALTH TALK
Sessions geared toward providing “therapeutic factors” to provide youth empowerment. This include a sense of “universality” as people share their common struggles and a sense of altruism derived from youth helping each other.
DEFY THE MYTH
An introductory crash course offered to high school students at different schools to bring awareness to mental health and wellness.