Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

'13 Reasons Why' Promised To Raise Awareness About Teen Mental Health. That Backfired.

Huffington Post Friday, 21 April 2017 ()
The Netflix breakout show “13 Reasons Why” has been praised for its binge-worthy, dramatic storytelling. But mental health experts warn that its thrilling narrative devices also make it problematic.

The story, which is adapted from Jay Asher’s best-selling novel of the same title, follows high school student Hannah Baker...
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: Wochit Entertainment - < > Embed

News video: Mental Health Experts Say '13 Reasons Why' is 'Irresponsible'

Mental Health Experts Say '13 Reasons Why' is 'Irresponsible' 00:42

Netflix's series "13 Reasons Why" has been a critical success but some mental health experts fear the show could glorify teen suicide for those on the edge. The show, released in full on March 31, tells the story of teenager Hannah Baker's played by Katherine Langford suicide through audio tapes...

Recent related news

'13 Reasons Why' faces criticism by mental health organisation

'headspace', Australia's National Youth Mental Health Foundation has published a statement on its website after receiving lots of mails and calls related to the...
DNA - Entertainment

'13 Reasons Why' star thinks show should be mandatory school viewing

Whether in praise or detraction, 13 Reasons Why is starting conversations right and left. The show about a teen who dies by suicide and her peers coping in the...
Mashable - InternetAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com

Watch: Lady Gaga, Prince William Discuss Mental Health Awareness

As part of the Heads Together campaign #OKToSay... *Lady Gaga* and *Prince William* have released a new video of the pair discussing the importance of mental...
Clash - Entertainment

Mental health org and 'Stranger Things' star send warnings about '13 Reasons Why'

The handwringing over Netflix's 13 Reasons Why continues, with an Australian mental health organization and fellow-Netflix cast member who plays 'Barb' from...
Mashable - Internet

Prince Harry opens up about mental health struggles and how he got help.

It's taken Prince Harry nearly 20 years to unpack some very complex feelings. *In 2016, a few members of the royal family got together and made a viral...
Upworthy - World

Hopewell Promotes Tours, Assessments and Farm Market Visits During May Mental Health Awareness Month

MESOPOTAMIA, OH--(Marketwired - April 20, 2017) - Hopewell therapeutic farm for people with mental illness is promoting tours and assessments for residential...
Marketwired - Press Releases

Exeter graduate who suffered mental health problems will host...

Exeter graduate who suffered mental health problems will host...
According to an Exeter graduate, the pressure young people are under to succeed is higher than ever. Jack Childs, who graduated from Exeter in 2016 and is now...
Torquay Herald Express - UKAlso reported by •OK! MagazineDNA

Prince William, Lady Gaga Promote Mental Health Awareness Via Video Call; Kate Middleton Feels Left Out [Report]

Prince William, Lady Gaga Promote Mental Health Awareness Via Video Call; Kate Middleton Feels Left Out [Report]
Prince William and Lady Gaga joined efforts to promote mental health awareness through a video call and some royal critics have observed that Kate Middleton was...
HNGN - EntertainmentAlso reported by •Entertainment TonightDNA

You Might Like


Other recent news in Entertainment

MAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY Pissed at Heather Morris' Shocking 'DWTS' EliminationActress SAGARIKA GHATGE Engaged To Zaheer Khan | See Pics
ELTON JOHN Cancels Entire Las Vegas Shows Due to 'Unusual Bacterial Infection'FAYE DUNAWAY 'very guilty' over Oscars blunder
TOM HARDY 'arrests fleeing motorbike thief' in LondonTaye Diggs Drag Dressing as MADONNA in 'Lip Sync Battle' Preview
AAMIR KHAN Attends Master Dinanath Mangeshkar Puraskar 2017KIM KARDASHIAN Hits Back at Haters Over Her Unretouched Bikini Photos
CHRIS SOULES’ Wiki: Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Accident & 5 Facts to KnowAKSHAY KUMAR is ready to give away his National Award on one condition

Twitter

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+