Behavioral Health has been identified as an issue of concern by the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce Local Issues committee, and students are not immune. The Chamber is bringing 'Mindfulness' training to Bismarck-Mandan Schools. Mindfulness is a program for stress relief among students.
Schools that have implemented Mindfulness programs have reported a reduction in suspensions, truancy, stress, anxiety and depression.
To read the article from the Chamber Connection, September 2016 issue click program.