The Interconnectedness of Mental and Physical Health: A Youth Perspective

The following article was written for the Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington Dufferin 2013 Fall Newsletter.

By: Rachal Bolger & Graeme Smith
Edited by: Jonny Stern, Stephanie Lr, and Jennifer Durst

For most young people, there is an essential link between their physical and mental health. It is this link that we are examining through a series of interconnected topics in this youth-focused article using the responses from interviews of three young people: Bobbie, Avery, and Ashley. Their views and experiences are expressed within this article with their permission. Continue Reading