Date: March 18th, 2023

Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Location: City College San Francisco Ocean Ave, Multi Use Building and Cafeteria

Join the youth of San Francisco on Saturday, March 18th to gain knowledge, learn new skills, reduce stigma around mental health, get helpful resources, and have FUN!

  • FREE educational event open to all SF Unified School District 9th-12th Grade Students
  • Raffle, goodie bags, and free catered lunch from Koja Kitchen
  • Presentations from UCSF researchers, faculty, and other local experts on teen mental health
  • Exciting workshops Include: Eating Disorders, Screens and Social Media, Reducing the Stigma, and many more!
  • Organized by teens for teens!
  • Created by the Teen Wellness Connection Team at UCSF

Hope to see you there!


Location Details

Community College San Francisco Ocean Ave
Multi Use Building and Cafeteria


55 Frida Kahlo Way
San Francisco, CA 94112

Parking is available in the lots just next to the Multi Use Building
Fees have been canceled for the day for our event!

Public Transit Options:
#8X, #8AX, , #49 to Phelan Loop
#29 to Ocean and Lee Street
#43 to Ocean / Phelan Avenue
BART to Balboa Park Station


Program Schedule

9:00-9:30    Arrival, Registration, FREE Light Breakfast, and Goodie Bags

9:30-10:30  Welcome and Keynote
with Brittney Doyle of Wise Health, DRUMMM Rhythmic Events, and other special guests!

10:40-11:40 Morning Breakouts :: Choose From
1. Eating Disorders, Nutrition, and Body Image Panel
2. Healthy Relationships 101
3. Screens, Social Media, and Your Mental Health
4. Supporting Friends and Maintaining Self Care
5. Understanding and Reducing Stigma Around Mental Health

11:50-12:50  FREE Catered Lunch
Boxed lunches from Koja Kitchen & Dessert from Insomnia Cookies!

1:00-2:00  Afternoon Breakouts :: Choose From
1. Centering Joy: an LGBTQIA+ inclusive space
2. Expressive Arts Therapy
3. Delving into Climate Distress
4. NAMI SF Presents: Ending the Stigma – Speaking Our Minds
5. Nature Connection Inside and Out
6. Taming Stress with Mindfulness

2:10-3:00  Closing and Raffle
Raffle Prizes from the 49ers, Easy Breezy Frozen Yogurt, American Conservatory Theater, UCSF Campus Store, Nopalito, Oriental Trading Company, Blick Art Materials, and More!

Sponsors and Partners

Questions? Contact:

Sabine: Sabine.Jeske@ucsf.edu OR
Rachel: Rachel.Harris@ucsf.edu