The student news site of Lake Brantley High School

The Brantley Banner

The student news site of Lake Brantley High School

The Brantley Banner

The student news site of Lake Brantley High School

The Brantley Banner

Effects on Mental Health from Twenty-Twenty

Effects on Mental Health from Twenty-Twenty

Ashley Weston, Staff Reporter October 14, 2020

No one was prepared for the events that occurred in twenty-twenty. Everyone had to adjust and adapt as the world was changing before their eyes. Each experience from this year is different and because...

Senior Madeline Wheaton creates a depiction representing the symptoms that may accompany certain mental health issues like depression. This piece demonstrates how a person may appear one way to the onlooker, however struggles internally with mental health disorders and symptoms that cannot be seen. “So I think taking the time to listen to someone and normalize their feelings and not make them feel as if they’re just being silly or that they are not important in what they’re thinking [is important],”  licensed clinical social worker Edn Habte said.

Mental health issues on the rise in American teenagers

Miryam Elshaer and Joelle Wittig December 3, 2018

Many who knew junior Landon Gonzalez would have never imagined that he struggled with depression or anxiety disorders. Yet, the sad reality of mental illness is that it can affect anyone at any point in...

Load More Stories