Why I don't love the idea of mandated mental health education in public schools.
Mandating mental health education in schools is on my mind these days. Many people are applauding the fact that NY and VA are going to be requiring mental health education for high schoolers. Before you fist-pump and think, "Problem solved!" on school shootings and the alarming increase of teen suicide, ponder these three scenarios: If the lettuce in your garden is not growing, do you look the lettuce in the eye and tell it to reach out for help? If your dog is acting letharg