Life Issues come at us in different shapes and sizes, whether it's an internal or external narrative, try to understand these phenomenon; whether your topic encompasses mental health broadly, or the topics of suicide, homelessness, addiction, bullying.
How to research these themes: Research state guidelines. Research the federal and international policies in place. Research the historical reaction to mental health. Research regional differences. Research careers in the field. Research mental health funding.
Photographer Brenda Ann Kenneally, in a photo essay for The Times Magazine captures hunger during the 2020 pandemic.