Mental Health of Greater Chicago has launched curricula that aim to provide educators with the resources to destigmatize mental illness, prevent bullying, and give silent sufferers the courage to seek help. Learn more at https://mhagcprograms.org
Help Decrease Bullying And The Stigma Of Mental
Illness With Top Rated Curricula
Would you like to help ensure that mentally ill students feel understood and accepted in
school? Spread awareness in your classroom with these effective, teacher-friendly,
and ready to implement curricula that can be used at your convenience!
Along with spreading awareness, the organization is
passionate about reducing the stigma attached to mental
illness that too often prevents individuals from seeking
The non- profit organization offers the following courses
to address these issues: Learn to Live (L2L) and Too
Tough To Bully (2Tough2Bully.)
According to the CDC, 1 in 6 children
aged 2-8 years suffers from a
diagnosed mental, behavioral, or
Mental Health of Greater Chicago
seeks to bring awareness to this
widespread condition through these
The L2L curriculum focuses on educating your students about
mental illness and reducing the attached stigma.
2Tough2Bully serves as a method to
educate, empower, and motivate
children to be brave enough to speak up
and take action against bullying in a
The name of the program refers to the
development of an internal toughness that
empowers individuals to neither bully or
allow themselves to be bullied.
The following are examples of covered topics in the 2 programs: an introduction to mental health,
mood disorders, suicide prevention, anxiety disorders, behavioral and personality disorders,
severe mental health, physical issues and mental health, human relations and group dynamics.
The curricula provide educators
with pre-packaged and
Each course includes videos,
presentations, lesson plans, and
class activities to enhance and
reinforce covered topics.
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description to find out