JIS Studio Podcast: Talking About Mental Health Is Hard… But Not Impossible
The JIS Podcast is proud to present a series of episodes organized, produced, and hosted by Grade 8 students as part of their JIS Studio project titled “How Do We Tell Stories That Matter?” In this episode, Anna, Rahwia, and John discuss an issue that can affect people of all ages and backgrounds: mental health. While it has always been a matter of grave concern, mental and emotional wellness came under the spotlight during the pandemic as people struggled to cope with restrictions and isolation. Here’s a brief summary of the episode in their own words:
In this podcast, three teenagers went on a journey to have a conversation about mental health. While it required all of them to get out of their comfort zones, they were able to talk with each other, their peers, parents, and trained professionals. They found that talking about mental health is hard…. but not impossible. Join them on their journey by listening to this insightful episode!