Youth Mental Health & Wellness Articles

June 24, 2020

The death of George Floyd and the numerous events that have been put into motion across our country...

May 7, 2020

Softball canceled! 4-H Club Meeting postponed! Graduation TBD! Is this what your kids are facing?...

April 28, 2020

Anxiety and depression rates for children, youth and teens are on the rise. A recent Pew survey...

March 16, 2020

Many schools and public events are closing down over concerns of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)....

July 18, 2019

Watch video Listen to 4-H Teen Advocate, Daisy Burns and a brief comment from Dr. Rick Alleva on...

June 3, 2019

In mid-May I had the great fortune to expand my learning and connections as a Natural Resources...

April 22, 2019

This spring, 4-H teen members(l to r) Emma Galonski, Ella Falcone, Daisy Burns and Abigail Brown, ...

December 11, 2018

A single candle may not provide much light, but bring together dozens of candles and they’ll create...

November 10, 2018

WMUR's Mike Cherry sat down with Rick Alleva during the weekly Positive Parenting segment to talk...

October 26, 2018

When youth are experiencing a mental health challenge or other crisis, knowing what to do and how...

February 3, 2018

Sometimes young children can become very angry and frustrated almost unable to function. Of course...

January 25, 2018

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) and Mindfulness Education are related but distinct approaches ...