In teens, risky behavior can be a sign of untreated mental health problems, sometimes triggered by social anxiety, traumatic experiences, or bullying and other peer pressure. K-Town Cares media partner WATE-TV 6 is airing a PSA to raise awareness of the issue. K-Town can guide youth and families to the facts, resources they need to cope with mental health issues.
- Read more about risky behavior transition-age youth--and what families and communities can do.
- Check out K-Town Community Partner Metropolitan Drug Commission for facts and resources on underage drinking and other substance abuse.