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Mental Health, Wellness, and Children

Let’s recap:

This month has been about promoting mental health and children’s mental health awareness. We’ve talked about National Children’s Mental Health Week and National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. 424 more words

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Child abuse, the holidays and mandated reporting

Right now we are at the height of the holiday season, full of fun, food, and festivities. However, it also includes increased stress, especially during intense family situations, and it isn’t uncommon for child abuse rates and reports to increase during this time. 396 more words

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Suicide and Bullying: A new issue brief discussing the link

News From the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention:

“The Suicide Prevention Resource Center has released, “Suicide and Bullying,” a brief on the relationship between bullying and suicide, especially as it relates to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered youth. 38 more words

Exposure To Violence

Universal Children's Day

Picture in your mind, if you will the last image you saw of a child. What was that image, sad or happy? What did the picture make you want to do? 814 more words

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