Letters to the Editor

Ending stigma

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of San Luis Obispo County has honored Dan Monroe as its Science-Health Teacher of the Year.

More than 350 of Monroe’s health education students have seen NAMI’s “Ending the Silence” 50-minute mental health program in the past year.

Other participating teachers include Josie Long, Nipomo High School; Peggy Randall, Sylvan Levin, Brian Geraghty and Katy Zweifel of Mission Prep; Brian Kerr, Kathleen Smith, Cara Macomber and Robin Rose, Paso Robles High School; Meredith Salio, Morro Bay High School; Eric Urbain, Fesler Junior High School; and Dr. Liz Johnston, Cal Poly.