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Mental health services for at-risk youth

Posted: 8:25 AM, May 01, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-01 08:25:33-04

Mental health services are not readily available for many underserved teens.

In honor of May being Mental Health Month, PIX11’s Kala Rama takes a look at a program that tries to change that as well as offer alternative activities to help at-risk youth.

Experts are noticing the benefits of introducing yoga and meditation practices into their lives.

Lineage Project , a non-profit organization in Brooklyn, teaches mindfulness practices to young people navigating incarceration, homelessness, school suspension and academic challenges.

We also train organizations in the development of mindful and trauma-conscious cultures and practices.