SafeTEA is a podcast dedicated to “spilling the tea” about the issues and risks teens may face after high school. We won’t do public service announcements or preach. We've created a “safe space” where we have real conversations with real people and talk about how to navigate the tricky situations that all teens face once they leave home.
Episode 8: A Mental Health Crisis Among Today‘s Teens & Young Adults
We are seeing larger numbers than ever suffering from mental health issues. Many students may not know how or where to get started including what kind of provider they need where, to begin, or even what kind of questions to ask when seeking help. Listen about the journey of one college student and how she navigated her mental health issues. Learn from an expert on what to look for in yourself or others and how to find resources and get help.
Episode 7: College Hazing: How do we stop it?
September 20th starts the week of National Hazing Prevention Week. In this podcast hear the harrowing story of hazing survivor, Tyler Perino, why he thought it couldn‘t happen to him, and how his story is bringing awareness to this issue.
You‘ll also hear from an expert, Judson Horras, President & CEO of the North American Interfraternity Conference, and how his organization is working to stop hazing and prevent any further senseless deaths of college students.
Episode 6: Sneak Peek of Season 2 & Top Ten Tips for College Students
Welcome to Season 2 of SafeTEA by Rachael's First Week! Listen to clips from our first season and get a sneak peek of upcoming Season 2 episodes. As an added bonus we've included our TOP TEN TIPS for College Students. Don't miss this great advice!
Stay tuned...our next podcast will drop on September 20th for Hazing Awareness Week.
Episode 5: To Vote or Not to Vote - That is the Question!
Are you planning on voting? Why or why not? What are the issues that matter most to you? Listen to what other college students are thinking and feeling heading into the 2020 elections.
Episode 4: Medical Amnesty Laws Save Lives
Medical Amnesty, the Indiana Lifeline Law, and the importance of calling 911. One student makes the call to 911, against friends' objections, and saves a friend's life.
Episode 3: The COVID Crush
Is COVID crushing your soul? Is your social life turned upside down? What about parties? What about football? Will it ever end? Hear what other students are saying about these weird times. And don’t forget to share your thoughts with us as well @RachaelsFirstWeek. For more about this episode or to hear more episodes visit, rachaelsfirstweek.org/podcast.
Excellent, relevent topics for upcoming & current college students & their parents. Provides insight to important issues for young adults navigating their college years. Highly recommend!
SafeTEA by Rachaels First Week.
Outstanding. Every teen, parent, grandparent, teacher should listen!!!
Great podcast for teens, or parents with high school/college age children