Despite Challenges of Pandemic, Depression Study Finds Silver Linings by Tracy Gladstone at Wellesley Centers for Women (October 10, 2020). 

• Mental health campaign aims to build teen resilience during COVID-19 by UIC Today (October 8, 2020).

Mental Health Campaign Aims to Build Teen Resilience During COVID by Wellesley Centers for Women (October 8, 2020). 

•    Comics that helped prevent teen depression before pandemic now targeting increased risks because of COVID-19 by Darcel Rockett, Chicago Tribune (August 27, 2020)

•   Depression Prevention Research Study Receives Additional Funding to Expand Reach During COVID-19 by Wellesley Centers for Women (July 14, 2020). 

•    Can comic books help to prevent depression and promote better mental health? By Associated Press (March 3, 2020).

•    Comics aren't just for fun — they can help prevent teen depression too by Darcel Rockett, Chicago Tribune (February 27, 2020)

WGN-TV Morning Show Interview with Dr Kenan

Dr. Kenan discusses the Path 2 Purpose study on WGN-TV.

The Shift Series

The shift series is a social movement that aims to end the stigma around youth mental health.

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