ACMH hosts interactive events for Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week

Published: Apr. 6, 2021 at 2:59 PM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - In honor of Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week, ACMH is offering a three-part virtual event to support youth/young adults and their families in sharing their voices and stories to spread hope, connection and mental health awareness.

Event Schedule:

Strategic Storytelling & Social Media Workshop: April 10th ACMH will hold a workshop to teach youth/young adults and families how to strategically share their mental health journey and se social media as a tool to reach others. Participants will learn how they can get involved in the #walkinmyshoes hashtag events across facebook, Twitter ,Instagram and TikTok.

#WalkInMyShoes Hashtag Event: April 9-May 7th ACMH will makes space for youth and their families to created videos that capture what it’s like to walk in their shoes or share a mental health awareness message that’s meaningful to them. Everyone is welcome to participate. Please share your videos on social media using the #WalkInMyShoes tag.

Then on May 7th, these videos will have showcased in a specials event by the ACMH that shine light on the real experiences of youth and their families on their mental health journey.

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