XS Stress: Teens Take Control

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Three youth tell their real-life struggles while navigating the choppy waters of adolescence. Various sources of stress are identified, including new responsibilities, schoolwork, relationships with family and friends, racism, name calling and extra-curricular activities. The film offers insight into various coping and prevention strategies. This video is also well-suited as a resource for teachers, parents and other adults who interact with teenagers to better understand sources of stress in students' lives.