Mental Health Awareness Month

May 9th is National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day. 

Activities for National Mental Health Awareness Month May 2019

  • Post banners in appreciation of Mental Health Awareness around the school or on your school’s website
  • Wear Green on Thursday, May 9th in observance of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day, 2019


Mental Health Awareness Day Posters and Activities (Elementary and Secondary)

Every Moment Counts POSTERS: Print, post and discuss content on our Be Kind to Your Mind and other posters. Click link below to access and download the posters.

Every Moment Counts BOOKMARKS: Print these out double-sided and give these to your students. Talk about the content on the bookmarks to help them learn about how to take care of their mental health. Click link below to access bookmarks.

Apps for Mental Health Promotion:


Mental Health Awareness Activities


Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health


Walk in Our Shoes Lesson Plans

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