This lesson asks students to interact with examples of how mental illness impacts the quality of life of individuals. There are five different categories of areas affected, and six descriptors ranging from healthy to unhealthy, along a continuum. Students discuss and sort accordingly. It also includes a graphic notes overview of common coping strategies for those suffering from mental illnesses.
All resources include essential questions and learning targets, directions in the lesson plan and suggested pacing, as well as easy to print handouts of activities.
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