- Suicide has risen dramatically among young Americans from ages 10 to 24. It is now the second leading cause of death after accidents.
- Child psychologist Peter Gray says the trend may be linked not to social media or screen time, but to more stressed out kids, who are driven to excel all the time.
- Gray says unstructured play time is what helps children develop much-needed resilience and courage, and it's desperately missing in today's jam-packed student schedules
The 2019 North Central Indiana Mental Health Summit will occur on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. This year's theme is "Resilience", and we are delighted to bring you sessions from presenters from wide-ranging backgrounds and expertise. Expect to learn new ideas and strategies you can use immediately in your life and work. A continental breakfast and buffet lunch will be served, along with beverages all day. We welcome you to join us for a day of networking, reflection, and discovery!