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The Power of Telling Your Story

Telling your story can be a powerful tool to raise awareness of children’s mental health needs and effective treatment options, as well as to improve systems of care for our children, youth, and families. Families can use their stories in many different settings, including presentations at conferences, before community leaders, trainings for professionals, public awareness events, and providing support to another family so they do not feel alone. Before you decide to publicly share your story, review this guide for tips to help you prepare.


Related Topics

  • Family Involvement and Engagement
  • Peer Support
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