Scott discusses how social media can have an adverse impact on teen self-esteem.
Published: January 28, 2015
“If you […]
“Are you your MySpace profile?” Scott Fried asked an audience of more than 100 teens and parents gathered at the Squirrel Hill Jewish Community Center.
Fried, an HIV-positive Jewish health educator and motivational speaker, was scheduled for five speaking engagements last week in Pittsburgh. During his JCC appearance, […]
EX “LIGHT” ACTOR
“GUIDING” KIDS TO AIDS AWARENESS
Filed by the Associated Press
An actor who played an HIV-infected character on the Guiding Light soap opera is using himself as Exhibit A when it comes to the dangers of unsafe sex.Scott Fried, who played Bart Mesa on the CBS soap a few years ago, told students at the […]
The children seemed to make a connection to you, your tone, your mannerisms and especially your openness and warmth. The result…a lobby filled with parents waiting for their children to leave – but the kids would not go. They ALL stayed to keep talking with you. It was an amazing sight to see. Education at […]
I am writing to thank you for sharing your story with us at LaFollette High School in Madison, Wisconsin. I was the sign language interpreter for the deaf students. Once again, HIV has a “face.” I pray I never forget or take for granted this horrible disease, whether it’s affecting someone close to me […]
I hope when you receive this letter you will find yourself in the best of health and spirit. It was a privilege to bring you in to speak in front of our medical school students. The response was outstanding; both students and professors alike raved about your talk. Your upbeat and positive message about […]