Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness

PBS | 9:00 pm

Executive produced by master filmmaker Ken Burns, this new two-part documentary, which concludes Tuesday, features touching, even revelatory first-person accounts from more than 20 young people ranging in age from 11-27, all of whom are living with mental health conditions of some kind. The program also includes comments from parents, teachers, friends and healthcare providers in the lives of these patients, as well as independent mental health experts. These insights open a window into the challenges of daily life that includes these issues.