OHbreathe is a student-led initiative to address student wellness. It was born out of the increased need for awareness and action related to student and staff mental health. The purpose is to influence positive transformation in the Ottawa Hills Jr./Sr. High community through monthly workshops and speakers that inspire growth and deepening connectivity between students and teachers.
Every month, students either participate in a workshop or attend a speaker presentation related to a central theme. Each session is 55 minutes and the class periods are shortened to accommodate for OHbreathe. Most sessions, one grade will listen to a speaker while the rest are in workshops. Some exceptions to th