State law addresses mental and emotional health.
Utah Health Education Core Standard
This page addresses Health Education Standard for elementary school students.
Utah State Office of Education: Elementary Core Curriculum. Responsible Healthy Lifestyles 3-6.
Mental and Emotional Health (MEH) teaches students how to advocate for the mental and emotional health of self and others. Students will learn and adopt behaviors which will also maintain and enhance physical and social health. Strategies to help students manage their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are key components of this strand.