Youth Mental Health Innovation Challenge 2018

Jacob Purcell

STUDENTS WANTED for Cincinnati’s Inaugural YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE IGNITE. INNOVATE. IMPLEMENT. 1N5, in partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, the University of Cincinnati, Interact for Health, and Design Impact, is hosting the city’s first-ever YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE. We are looking for 100 outstanding game-changing youth and 40 mentors to develop innovative solutions to today’s mental health issues with the …

The First Break…

My name is John Medl, and I live with mental illness. I am 36 years old, living in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 2004, I graduated from The University of Dayton, where I earned a degree in psychology. I was first diagnosed with bipolar I disorder with psychotic features in July of 2006. July 31, 2006 seemed like it would be a …

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ’13 REASONS WHY’, SEASON 2

Most of you have seen the trailer, received the emails directly from Netflix….or maybe you’ve heard the buzz from peers and social media…or maybe you’ve heard the discussions of concerned parents and teachers bracing for Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why, which is premiering on Netflix this Friday, May 18, 2018. The fictional drama tells a very graphic account of …

1N5 Receives Magnified Giving Grant from Roger Bacon High School

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 1N5 is honored to have been named the recipient of a Magnified Giving grant from Roger Bacon. This year the grant was designated for mental health purposes. We can’t wait to put these funds to use shattering the stigma around mental health for our youth in the community! Thank you Roger Bacon High School and Magnified …

Ohio State Student, Brooke Kelly, Shares Her Journey with Bipolar I Disorder at 2018 Spring4Life Event

Last Saturday, we were so honored to have The Ohio State University student and Mariemont City Schools graduate, Brooke Kelly speak about her journey, the spiral, the people that helped her seek treatment, and the continuing need for empathy in our society. To share the details of her story with such vulnerability and honesty, Brooke proved that she is living beyond her diagnosis on …

I’m Nick and this is my 1N5 journey…

Meet Nick Goepper, an Olympic & X Games medalist who’s won gold, silver, and bronze medals for his talents on the slopes; however, he still struggles with highs and lows just like the rest of us. We hope you find inspiration and empowerment from listening to his story, a story he shared live with those that attended our annual Spring4Life …

Olympic Medalist, Nick Goepper, Shares His Story at Annual Spring4Life Event

Nick Goepper has won gold, silver, and bronze medals for his talents on the slopes; however, he still struggles with highs and lows just like the rest of us. We hope you find inspiration and empowerment from listening to his story, a story he shared live with those that attended our annual Spring4Life event on Saturday, April 21, 2018.

Suicide: The Ripple Effect Showing

Jacob Purcell

Please come out to Regal Cinemas Deerfield Towne Center 16 on Thurs. 4/19 at 7:30pm to see the Suicide: The Ripple Effect film! Proceeds will support 1N5’s efforts to provide local schools with mental health, resiliency, and suicide prevention programming and ultimately, stop the stigma and end youth suicide. Please come out and support! Get your tickets here.