Youth

Young People And Stress

Jan 22, 2020
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Suicide was the leading cause of death among youth between the ages of 10 and 14 between from 2007 to 2018, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

Young People And Stress

Jan 10, 2020
young adult with hands in hair.
Firesam! / Flickr Creative Commons

Suicide was the leading cause of death among youth between the ages of 10 and 14 between from 2007 to 2018, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

Young People And Stress

Nov 25, 2019
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Suicide was the leading cause of death among youth between the ages of 10 and 14 between from 2007 to 2018, according to the Ohio Department of Health.  

A singular cause is difficult to suss out, but most agree that stress and anxiety are contributing factors.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: the stress and anxiety of youth and how to intervene and make a difference.  

 

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Young People And Voting

Aug 19, 2019
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Ohioans ages 18-29 showed up at the polls for the midterm elections last year, increasing their turnout by roughly 16% from the previous midterms in 2014.  

But their Baby Boomer counterparts are still more likely to cast a ballot.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: mobilizing the youth vote.  

The Youth, Guns, And Gun Violence

May 28, 2019
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A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot last week near a Columbus elementary school. The suspect is another boy, just 13. 

Tragedies like these are all too common as gun violence is now the second leading cause of death for American children. 

Today on All Sides, where children get guns and what moves them to shoot others.

The Standards For Sex Education

May 15, 2019
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Studies show that in some parts of the country, an increasing number of boys as young as 13 are having risky sex.

Improper -- or a lack of -- sex education in schools is part of the reason.

The costs are consequential. Risky sex can increase the incidence of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.

Today on All Sides, current standards for sex education.

Endangered Children

Dec 1, 2017
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Today at 10am

An investigation done into the child welfare system of Ohio got lawmaker and media attention. Stories of deaths and hospitalizations came from the probe along with questions about how to protect children facing abuse. 

Homeless Youth in Columbus

Nov 26, 2015
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Thirty percent of the homeless population is comprised of those under the age of 18. Homeless youths are ineligible for family shelters or foster care and often are a poor fit for adult shelters. Homeless youth drop-in center Star House recently opened up a new, larger facility to meet the demand for services in Central Ohio.

Homeless Youth in Columbus

Oct 7, 2015
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Thirty percent of the homeless population is comprised of those under the age of 18. Homeless youths are ineligible for family shelters or foster care and often are a poor fit for adult shelters. Homeless youth drop-in center Star House recently opened up a new, larger facility to meet the demand for services in Central Ohio.

Sean Christopher Lewis wrote the play JUST KIDS about his troubled childhood.

Just Kids video preview from Available Light on Vimeo.

He joins Ann Fisher to discuss his play and new approaches to working with at-risk youth, along with Buckeye Ranch Outpatient Program clinical supervisor Dr. Pam Scott, PhD and The Ohio State University Social Work professor Gil Greene

Social service programs in Ohio face severe budget cuts. Hear about the growing problem of homeless young people in Central Ohio, with Coalition on Homelessness and Housing Youth Empowerment director Angela Lariviere and Franklin County Children’s Services Independent Living director Edward Mills Surgeon and staff writer for The New Yorker Atul Gawande talks about the importance of checklists in preventing mistakes and improving outcomes in medical and other professions.

Risks for Youth Athletes

Sep 2, 2010

Sports injuries and related physical and psychological costs for young athletes pushed beyond their limits, with Thomas Worthington High School varsity football coach/dean of students Scott Gordon, Ohio Wesleyan athletics director Roger Ingles, Jersey Shore University Medical Center pediatric emergency physician Dr. Lisa Bakhos, M.D. and Nationwide Children’s Hospital sports medicine medical director Dr. Thomas Pommering, DO.

All Sides Weekend, with WOSU Radio Classical Music Host Christopher Purdy and guests: The Ohio State University (OSU) Center for Performing Arts associate vice president Karen Bell, Phoenix Theatre for Children founder and artistic director Steven Anderson and OSU School of Music interim director Richard Blatti.

New Drivers Education Techniques

Dec 8, 2009

New techniques being used to educate young drivers about emergency avoidance and safety, with Driver’s Edge founder/CEO Jeff Payne and Ohio Council of AA Clubs legislative director Ric Oxender.

Keeping Up With Kids and Technology

Dec 3, 2009

How parents can better understand and guide the safe use of technology by children and teens, with Clinical Social Worker and ChildrenOnline.org co-founders Marje Monroe and Yoursphere.com creator Mary Kay Hoal.

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