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In Search of Teens Making a Difference in Mental Health

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    If you are passionate about the mental health of diverse teens and families, are creative, and are ready to get to work, then we need you! We are seeking a team of young people (ages 12-18) who are willing to share creative ideas, be featured in social media and our communications campaigns and receive mentoring from trustworthy adults (through AAKOMA Project). Please complete the following application and upload a short video (no longer than 3 minutes) letting us know why you are passionate about ensuring that all young people have the chance to achieve #OptimalMentalHealth and what mental health means to you. (Please submit by 12/31/22).

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    The Power of Kindness

    Lady Gaga released her new short film, The Power of Kindness , in honor of World Kindness Day. In connection with the Born This Way Foundation, Gaga and Dr. Alfiee spoke with 11 young people about their mental health journey.

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