School is in Session – 1N5 Trains Local Teachers and Students in Mindfulness and ‘Sources of Strength’

August 2018 – 1N5 facilitated two events training local teachers and students in the arena of mental health and mindfulness. Earlier this month, 1N5 hosted over 40 local teachers at Beech Acres Parenting Center for Mindfulness teacher training, just in time for the upcoming 2018-19 academic year. Teachers wear many hats and are expected to suport their students in many …

2018 YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE LAUNCHES YOUTH-LED IDEAS FOR CHANGE

Cincinnati’s first-ever Youth Mental Health Innovation Challenge, hosted by 1N5, in conjunction with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Design Impact and the University of Cincinnati, set the stage for youth-led change in our community. This inaugural event, modeled after a similar program from Stanford University, hosted over 70 local high school students and 40 professional mentors determined to create innovative, yet practical …

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.

‘The S Word’ Documentary Sparks Great Conversation at Local Screening

1N5, along with Beechacres and MindPeace, hosted a free movie screening of ‘The S Word’ which included a Director Meet & Greet and post-screening Q&A with film director, Lisa Klein. The event was held at Walnut Hills High School Auditorium with nearly 200 people in attendance. “The movie and the conversation after inspired us to continue to forge ahead to …

Western Hills Staff Received QPR Training

On Monday, February 26, 2018 the staff at Western Hills University High School received mandatory QPR Training. QPR stands for “Question. Persuade. Respond.”. It’s a gatekeeper course is taught in a clear, concise format using the latest in educational technology and practices. The training lasted approximately 90 minutes. All 52 school staff and administrators attended the training. In addition, a WHUHS student …