Pyxis Rose is the partnership of Val Rothen and Thelma Maguire, embarking on adventures and overcoming physical challenges as an agent of advocacy for adolescent mental health.
Teenagers experience an anxiety disorder.
Hospital admissions for suicidal thoughts has doubled among teens In ten years.
of studies conducted found parents of a child with anxiety experience financial barriers when seeking treatment for their child.
of students with an underlying mental health condition, ages 14 and older, drop out of school (the largest margin among disabilities).
About Pyxis Rose
Deriving from the Pyxis (Pik-sis) constellation, a guide for mariners on vast sea adventures, and a compass rose, used to display orientation of cardinal directions.