Jacki Higgins

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Jacki Higgins

About Jacki Higgins

Jacki Higgins is a mental health advocate who drives awareness through strategic communications campaigns. She has experience serving as a digital PR coordinator for USC School of Social Work and has also worked as a program coordinator at the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Originally from North Carolina, Jacki now resides in northern Virginia. Learn more by following her on Twitter @JaqueHiggins.

Student Mental Health Support Should be an Ongoing Priority for Schools

It was junior year. I was sitting in my honors chemistry class, probably joking around with some friends as the bell rang to start my first class of the day. Within a few minutes, the school was on lockdown. Someone reported seeing someone with a gun walking toward the high school. We were on lockdown [...]

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