Eagle News Network

A Student Identity Project

An Introduction to Exposure Therapy

Sydney Lewis, Senior May 1, 2020

     Exposure Therapy was born in August of 2019 in Burlington, Vermont. The summer before senior year I traveled with the Experiment in International Living Leadership Institute South Africa, a program...

Exposure Therapy: Sydney

Exposure Therapy: Sydney

Sydney Lewis, Senior November 3, 2019

     When I was a freshman, I took Honors Civics  where we learned about the Constitution and American politics. I loved that class; I loved the people in it, I loved the teacher and I especially loved...

Exposure Therapy: Katherine

Exposure Therapy: Katherine

Katherine Kregness, Sophomore November 2, 2019

     Being a person with anxiety and a high school student are two identities that are simply not compatible. Many of the hurdles set in place for people like me are not only easily avoidable but fueled...

Exposure Therapy: Zharia

Exposure Therapy: Zharia

Zharia Hobbs, Sophomore September 23, 2019

     Eden Prairie High School has a high reputation that they like to uphold. We’re a respectable, kind, diverse, welcoming school. But that’s not always the case for most minority students here....

Exposure Therapy: Canise

Exposure Therapy: Canise

Canise Brown, Sophomore September 19, 2019

     I have always had trouble fitting in. I’ve always been a “weird” person, a “different” person. A lot of people don’t like to hang around “weird” people, so I’ve always had trouble...

Exposure Therapy: Vishalli

Exposure Therapy: Vishalli

Vishalli Alagappan, Senior September 18, 2019

     No, I don’t speak Indian. No, I don’t eat curry. No, I am not a Hindi. No, the dot on my forehead does have meaning. To me. It is my identity. One can only ignore ignorance for so long; mere...

Exposure Therapy: Nicki

Exposure Therapy: Nicki

Nicki Kunz, Senior September 16, 2019

     People are regularly surprised when I tell them my intended career path. My teachers and peers alike often tell me, “you’re so bubbly and outgoing, why would you ever want to work with computers?”...

Exposure Therapy: Maddie

Exposure Therapy: Maddie

Maddie Goman, Sophomore September 13, 2019

     When I tell others that my experience at EPHS has been positive, it does not mean that I do not struggle on a day to day basis with some aspects of my school day. The way I am viewed by those around...

Exposure Therapy: Samara

Exposure Therapy: Samara

Samara Koshiol, Sophomore September 12, 2019

     As a standing member of the EPHS community, I should have the ability to feel included and welcomed in all aspects of my experiences, but as I get farther and farther into my time here at Eden...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
The student news site of Eden Prairie High School
Exposure Therapy