Emma Dischner is a junior at Montour High School (MHS) in Robinson Township. She is an officer of her Student Council, Gay-Straight Alliance, Stand Together Against Stigma, Mock Trial Team, as well as a general member of the National Honors Society and marching band at MHS. She also has the honor to serve on the Pennsylvania Association of Student Councils on the executive board as Region B Representative. After graduating, she plans to attend a 4-year university where she can continue as a student leader. 

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Building a Safety Net for Teen Mental Health: Youth Advocate Perspectives

In the first of a two-part blog series marking National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week, a group of youth advocates share their thoughts on the mental health needs of adolescents and how researchers can support them.