Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Nobody likes an awkward silence. In fact, we usually try to avoid it. But sometimes, an awkward silence can be a good time to check in with a friend about their mental health.

If you’ve noticed your friend hasn’t seemed themselves recently, break through the awkward silence and ask them how they’re feeling. Because showing you care can make a real difference to your friend’s mental health.

So, find out how to seize the awkward today at

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12 thoughts on “Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council”

  1. In almost every setting /part of this "weird and funny" public service announcement / video commercial clip, it appears like or as if every pair of "friends/acquaintances" is about to "have sex with each other" or to "propose sex, one to the other"…Maybe this commercial should be more about "having safe sexual relationships" or about "H.I.V. prevention"…Instead of asking the question, "Are you o.k ?…The question should be more like, "Do you have a condom with you ?" …That's what's AWKWARD about this P.S.A. to me. ?

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