Active Minds Assemblies Held for South Pasadena High School Students

Published : Thursday, November 10, 2016 | 3:02 PM

Speaker Dave Romano talks to SPHS Students about embracing who they are and supporting each other.

The South Pasadena High School Peer Mediators, along with their club advisors and school administrators, recently organized a presentation by Active Minds. Students listened to speaker Dave Romano discuss his personal journey with depression throughout his life and were encouraged to recognize and seek help in moments of despair. Through campus events and national programs, Active Minds aims to remove the stigma that surrounds mental health issues and to create a safe environment for open conversations.

South Pasadena High School, 1401 Fremont Ave, South Pasadena, (626) 441-5820 or visit

South Pasadena Unified School District, 1020 El Centro St., South Pasadena, (626) 441-5810 or visit



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