Mental Health Stories for Kids

on Uncommon Goods

These encouraging profiles of renowned people reassure kids that it's OK not to be OK.


The worst thing about being anxious, or sad, or angry when you're a kid? You think everyone else is doing just fine. This remarkable book reassures young folks that they're not alone and proves that mental health issues won't stop them from becoming who they want to be. It celebrates 28 famous people from sports, entertainment, art, science, even royalty, who lived with--and overcame--challenges that range from anorexia to depression and more. With relatable language and brilliant artwork, this slim volume encourages tweens and teens to think of themselves positively and be more open to talking about their feelings and asking for help. Printed in China.

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