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Sun Sentinel

How Social Media is Making Teens Unhappy Scott discusses how social media can have an adverse impact on teen self-esteem. Published: January 28, 2015


TEDxPSU talks aim to spark conversation Scott shared his message at the TEDxPSU conference at Penn State University Published: March 2, 2015

5 – MD

AIDS Speaker/Author Discusses Life Scott Fried informed an Angell Hall auditorium filled with hundreds of people last night that if they were expecting to learn about AIDS, this was not the right lecture.  Fried spoke to a room filled with mostly teenagers about the value of life and the sanctity of the [...]

4 – aids report

To Engage Teens - Love Them & Tell the Truth, Says AIDS Educator Let's face it, teenagers and adults don't often see eye to eye and sometimes aren't even able to communicate with each other effectively. For counselors in HIV/AIDS prevention and education, these barriers can be life threatening. How can you [...]

3 – Sun Sen

College Students Get a Dose of HIV Reality Scott Fried stood in jeans and a long-sleeved denim shirt rolled to his elbows. The lecturer stunned more than 2000 students at the college's south campus auditorium by announcing "HIV is in this room right now." The hundreds of students solemnly glanced around the room. "You're [...]

2 – Pitt Chron

Teen speaker Visits Community By Jane Muder, Chronicle Staff "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 [...]

1 – NY Post

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, [...]

Temple Beth Torah

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 [...]

4th Letter Pro

Dear Scott: 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 [...]

3rd Letter Pro

Dear Scott: 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 [...]