This spring, Ally Padilla presented a virtual Parent University for Blue Ridge Christian School to help parents and educators alike navigate the current adolescent mental health crisis. This presentation explores the big picture scope of adolescent health including risk factors and early signs for poor mental health.

Ally takes a deeper look into what exactly is anxiety and depression, and identifies tools and protective factors to promote positive mental health. Finally, she discusses with parents and educators when/where/how to seek professional help.  We welcome you to check it out: