Celebrities Open Up About Teen Mental Health Issues June 3, 2016
Teen Mental Health Issues: You’re Not the Only One Suffering with teen mental health issues can seem lonely. As a teen it’s hard to believe that anyone understands what you are going through. Celebrities are often presented to us as perfect beings who never struggling with basic or common life issues. They embody the entire package of beauty, brains, and talent. While your dream might be to switch places with them, many celebrities may not be...
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Online Trolls Get Their Comeuppance May 11, 2016
The backlight of the keys glow with the screen creating ghoulish shadows on the face of teen sitting in a darkened corner of their room trolling celebrities and classmates online. This is the scene we imagine in our heads when thinking of online trolls who comment on Facebook, Twitter, and blogs about their classmates, celebrities, and those with whom they portend to be friends. While this scene may have some validity, the fact is online trolls...
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Chris Evans Admits to His Struggle with Anxiety May 10, 2016
In a recent interview by Rolling Stone, Chris Evans opened up about his anxiety in large, flashy hollywood social situations. To the public, Chris Evans is known as the strong, put-together Captain America. In reality, though, he struggles with anxiety. He spoke about his struggles of making smalltalk, over analyzing situations, and dealing with the anxiety that comes with being constantly in the public eye. A public figure like Chris Evans has the power to shift...
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Kristen Bell Shares Her Story of Anxiety May 9, 2016
When you think of Kristen Bell, what comes to mind? A bubbly, smiling young woman with various successful movies and TV shows on her resume is the typical image. But, like 18 percent of the US adult population, she struggles with #anxiety. In a recent interview, Kristen Bell--”Ana” from Frozen--admitted that she has taken medication to cope with her anxiety since she was young.   What message does this send to young people? Whether it was...
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