Mental health problems in children are common, real, and treatable. Without treatment there is an increased risk in behavioral problems at school, decline in grades, suicide, trouble with the criminal justice system, and more. 106 more words
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BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Nearly three dozen Blue Springs teenagers just capped off what was likely the toughest week of their young lives.
On Friday, they completed a police-run boot camp meant to shock them into making better decisions. 266 more words
Is it religious persecution if the victim is a teenager? Join us on July 4, 2014, as we premiere THE HEAL REPORT. A bi-monthly (twice a month) web series documenting the activities of activists and advocates throughout the United States and the world! 17 more words
Over the weekend I’d visited someone and noticed that there wasn’t one piece of reading material in her house. Ever since I became involved with the I HAVE A DREAM FOUNDATION in Los Angeles quite a few years ago I made a promise to myself that I would do whatever I could to ensure that a household had some type of reading materials around regardless of the family’s income level. 182 more words