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FOR TEENS & YOUNG ADULTS

We know many of you are stressed and depressed. You aren't alone! 

In Connecticut, 47% of young adults (18 -25) and 31% of high school students reported feeling sad or hopeless almost every day for two or more weeks in 2019. 

But, misusing prescription drugs won't help!

It's harmful to your body and brain, and can be deadly if you come across a counterfeit pill.

School Notebook

"Researchers have found that ADHD drugs like Adderall and Ritalin do not improve academic performance in teens who don’t have ADHD." 
National Institute on Drug Abuse 

It still affects your brain and body though!

Watch the video to learn how.

Find Out What Happens to Your Brain & Body When You Use Adderall Recreationally.

MANAGING YOUR MENTAL HEALTH

Concerned you may have a mental health condition?

Take a free screening today.

Mental Health & Recovery Resources for Teens and Young Adults

SUICIDE PREVENTION RESOURCES

Know the warning signs and reach out to one of the crisis hotlines below. If there is an immediate danger, call 911, 211 or go to the nearest emergency room.