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Book Review: Brave Face: A Memoir by Shaun David Hutchinson

Book Review: Heroine by Mindy McGinnis

Written Across My Skin, a guest post by Lizzy Mason

Book Review: The Art of Losing by Lizzy Mason

Shout! Laurie Halse Anderson Continues to be the Voice We Need Shouting in the World About Sexual Violence in the Life of Teens

Take 5: Things I Learned at the Library Journal Directors’ Summit

Talking to Cyberbullied Kids—and to Bullies

Friday Finds: September 14, 2018

Launching a Library Health and Wellness Program

Book Review: Light Filters In: Poems by Caroline Kaufman

Book Review: I Felt a Funeral, in My Brain by Will Walton

Twin Cities Teen Lit Con 2018: Mental Health in YA Literature Presentation


Book Review: Life Inside My Mind: 31 Authors Share Their Personal Struggles edited by Jessica Burkhart


Small Things by Mel Tregonning | SLJ Review

Emily X.R. Pan On Grief, Mental Health, & Her YA Debut “The Astonishing Color of After”

YA A to Z: Guilt, Shame and Blame – Heroin Overdose Deaths in Teen Fiction, a guest post by Kerry Sutherland


Graphic Novels Offer Windows, Mirrors on Mental Health


Where the Watermelons Grow by Cindy Baldwin | SLJ Review

Life Inside My Mind by Jessica Burkhart | SLJ Review

The Funeral by Matt James | SLJ Review

#MHYALit: Small Towns and Mental Illness, a guest post by This is Not a Love Letter author Kim Purcell

Anger, inspiration, and the stories we tell, a guest post by Marieke Nijkamp

Book Review: Nice Try, Jane Sinner by Lianne Oelke

Libraries Can Help Disrupt School-to-Prison Pipeline


I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez

Book Review: Kat and Meg Conquer the World by Anna Priemaza

Writing About Addiction for Kids | Opinion


Everyone’s Problem: Libraries Confront the Opioid Crisis


New Anti-Opioid Initiative Focuses on Prevention in Schools

Book Review: Sparrow by Sarah Moon

Goodbye Days

Book Review: Boy Seeking Band by Steve Brezenoff

Book Review: Madness by Zac Brewer

Book Review: The Art of Starving by Sam J. Miller

Sunday Reflections: When the Opioid Crisis Hits the Library

How a Teen Librarian Addressed “13 Reasons Why” in Her Community


Has the Opioid Crisis Impacted Your Library?

Social Justice and Mental Health: Accessibility to Treatment in YA Literature, a guest post by Alyssa Chrisman

Resources: #MHYALit – Teens and Addiction Brochure

Book Review: City of Angels by Kristi Belcamino

Jennifer Yu on Mental Health, Writing, and Her Debut "Four Weeks, Five People"

In Our Mailbox: More Thoughts on 13 Reason Why, Teens and Libraries

#MHYALit: A Letter to My Teen Self, by author Sara Wolf

Thinking about 13 Reasons Why: Teens, Mental Health and Media

#MHYALit: Better Is Not a Place, a guest post by Sam J. Miller

Book Review: We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

Book Review: The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu

#MHYALit: How books and being a librarian help me cope with anxiety, a guest post by Erin

Book Review: History is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

Book Review: Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall

Sunday Reflections: How the 2016 Election is Affecting Teens, Week 3 (A tweet story by Mary Hinson)

#MHYALit: For My Suicidal Friends, On the Election of Donald Trump, a guest post by Olivia James

#MHYALit Sunday Reflections: The hard work of getting help and getting better


#MHYALit: Why I Think I Wrote A Book About Suicide, a guest post by Karen Fortunati

#MHYALit: For Whom The Book Is Written: Addressing Intended Audience in YA Novels about Mental Illness, a guest post by Katherine Locke

#MHYALit: How to Help, by Ally Watkins

The Seventh Wish

#MHYALit: Speak Up! A guest post about PTSD by author Shannon Greenland

Caregiving Youth: Resources and a YA Booklist

Sunday Reflections: TRIGGER WARNING – This Post is About Suicide and Why We Shouldn’t Joke About It

The Memory of Light

#MHYALit: Five Ways to Cope: A Survival Guide for Family Members of Those with Mental Illnesses

Creating a Safe Space: Anita Cellucci, 2016 School Librarian of the Year Finalist

#MHYALit Book Review: Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow

#MHYALit: This Book Will Save Your Life, a guest post by author Kathleen Glasgow

Book Review: How It Ends by Catherine Lo

#MHYALit: Why You Shouldn’t Ban Your Kid from the Internet, a guest post by Laura Tims

#MHYALit Book Review: 100 Days of Cake by Shari Goldhagen

#MHYALit: What You Want to Hear, a guest post by Shari Goldhagen

#MHYALit: Agoraphobia in YA Lit, THE OUTLIERS by Kimberly McCreight and HIGHLY ILLOGICAL BEHAVIOR by John Corey Whaley

Twin Cities Teen Lit Con

#MHYALit: Writing a Therapy-Positive Book, a guest post by Marisa Reichardt

Book Review: Jerkbait by Mia Siegert

#MHYALit: Shattered Illusions: Growing up with a Bipolar Father, a guest post by Kim Baccellia

#MHYALit: Nineteen Years of Living, a guest post by Shaun David Hutchinson

#MHYALit: Talking about mental health-related books and issues with teens

#MHYALit: You Won’t Find Girl Interrupted’s Angelina Jolie But At Least You’ll Be Safe! Why Being Hospitalized for Mental Health Issues Isn’t a Bad Thing, a guest post by Ami Allen-Vath

#MHYALit: Accepting Anxiety, a guest post by Jessica Spotswood

#MHYALit: A Place Where I Know: Writing About Grief, a guest post by Hannah Barnaby

Book Review: Rebel, Bully, Geek, Pariah by Erin Jade Lange

#MHYALit: Pushed Too Hard: Academic Pressure and Mental Health Concerns, a guest post by Cindy L. Rodriguez

Book Review: Some of the Parts by Hannah Barnaby

#MHYALit Reading Lists: Depression, a guest post by Natalie Korsavidis

Book Review: Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin

Book Review: The Great American Whatever by Tim Federle

Book Review: The Memory of Light by Francisco X. Stork

#MHYALit: The Story is Enough: Writing the Books I Needed to Read, a guest post by Jackie Lea Sommers

Book Review: We Are The Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson

#MHYALit Reading Lists: Schizophrenia, a guest post by Natalie Korsavidis

Book Review: Underwater by Marisa Reichardt

#MHYALit: Where Are the Books on Addiction for Your Mental Health Book List? by author Christa Desir

#MHYALit Update and January 2016 Launch Schedule

Neal Shusterman Takes NBA Prize for "Challenger Deep"

Tackling Mental Health Through YA Lit


Crossover Fiction Gets Parents and Teens Talking, a guest post by Lynne Griffin

Book Review: The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

Challenger Deep

Fiction Roundup: Depressed Teens Edition

"TLT" Blog Seeks Contributors for YA Lit and Mental Health Project


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