Tag Archives: High School Assemblies

Say Something: Teen Suicide and a Friend’s Responsibility

Top Teen Motivational Speaker on Suicide Prevention “Say Something: Teen Suicide and a Friend’s Responsibility” What if we knew we could have prevented a friend’s suicide but didn’t do or say anything? Meet Jeff Yalden – Teen Suicide Prevention Crisis Intervention Expert. This video shows Jeff in a community that had 12 teen suicides in […]

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Suicide: The Forever Decision

Des Moines, Iowa: Lincoln High School Loses One of its Own On February 7, 2017 – not even a week after Jeff spoke at Lincoln High School in Des Moines, Iowa – he got the news that high school senior Quai Horton had taken his life. “I have a picture of him about five feet […]

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Jeff Yalden visits the (Haunted) Largest HS in Iowa – Lincoln High School

Top Teen Motivation Speaker: Expect the Unexpected Jeff Yalden in Des Moines, Iowa: Believe in Yourself and Engage! By Roger Yale for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker Jeff Yalden began his two-day stint in Des Moines, Iowa by speaking with student leaders in the ninth-grade building at Lincoln High School on February 1, 2017 – […]

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Missouri Communities Rocked by Teen Suicides

Jeff Yalden Shares Messages of Hope and Comfort to Missouri Communities Rocked by Teen Suicides By Roger Yale for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker According to teen suicide prevention expert Jeff Yalden, the state of Missouri is going through a really tough time right now when it comes to teen suicide. Three weeks ago, Yalden […]

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At-Risk Youth . . . Aren’t All Our Youth At-Risk

Jeff Yalden is a youth motivational speaker and a teen mental health speaker having worked with youth, educators, and communities for 24 years in 48 countries. Watch his video of his visit to Centennial High School in Ft. Collins, CO: Looking back on my youth I think we were all at-risk. I didn’t realize it […]

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Powerful High School Motivational Speakers

Imagine 850 high school boys getting ready for an high school assembly.  The typical, “This is going to be boring . . .”  is going through their minds.  The last thing high school students want is to be lectured and told what to do. Jeff Yalden’s motivational school assemblies are anything but boring.  They’re life […]

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Why Should I Love You if You Don’t Love Yourself?

I had an awesome week.  I spoke everywhere from Pittsburgh, PA, to Albany, to Wyoming, and then I finished off in Denver. I’ve got the greatest job in the world. As motivational speaker for teens, I got to speak to over 6,000 students, teachers and educators this week. My question for you In every high […]

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Jeff Yalden Brings Hope and Healing to Warsaw Community High School in Warsaw, Indiana

On February 1, 2013, Teen Motivational Speaker Jeff Yalden and I visited Warwaw Community High School in Warsaw, Indiana.  Jeff has been speaking in high school assemblies for 20 years and he possesses a unique gift which enables him to touch the hearts of students, parents, administrators and communities. By the time Jeff received the phone […]

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An Amazing Day at Marion Center High School

The students, staff and International Speaker Jeff Yalden had an awesome day during his visit to Marion Center Junior / Senior High School in Pennsylvania.  Jeff reflected on the experience stating, “It was an hour and a half of a great visit where the connection was solid.”

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Student Athletes, Drugs, and Parents: Take Time To Think

As youth motivational speaker, Jeff Yalden, prepares to speak to student athletes and parents at the next high school he will be visiting, he has received an astoundingly high number of phone calls and emails from student athletes using illegal drugs and alcohol. Students like these are being suspended all over the country in basketball, […]

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