Health and Wellness
Survey shows students' mental health challenges and declines in substance use
March 31, 2022
OLYMPIA–Results from the 2021 Healthy Youth Survey (HYS), a statewide survey of young people focused on their health behaviors, are now available. Data suggest mental health concerns remain with some signs of improved health behaviors, including a decrease in substance use.
While the full impact of the pandemic is not yet fully understood, the results of the HYS will help in identifying the n...