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Demystifying Substance Use Disorder for National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

February 8, 2019 Posted in: Press Release

When it comes to substance use, there’s a great deal of both misinformation and disinformation out there. From... Continue reading →

How to Combat Holiday Loneliness

December 11, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Holiday Loneliness

The holiday season is supposed to be full of joy and cheer, but when you find yourself celebrating alone, it might seem a little sad and lonely. Whether... Continue reading →

Teen Suicide Prevention: How to Talk to Your Teen About Depression and Suicide

November 29, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Talk to Your Teen About Depression and Suicide

Most parents find it hard enough to talk to their teens about any topic, even when it’s regarding something as conversational as how... Continue reading →

Be Prepared: Suicide Awareness and Prevention Resources

September 19, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Suicide Awareness and Prevention

The recent rash of celebrity suicides has been the catalyst for many conversations about suicide awareness and suicide prevention. However, some of these... Continue reading →

The Origin and Causes of the Opioid Epidemic

August 14, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Opioid Epidemic in the United States

Deaths caused by drug overdose have been continually increasing over the past several decades, roughly two-thirds of these due to opioid use.... Continue reading →

Mindfulness for Teens: The Benefits of Meditation in a Busy World

April 16, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

The Importance of Mindfulness for Teens

Many adults may not see it this way, but teens have very stressful lives.

Parents and other adults often don'... Continue reading →

PTSD in Children: Know the Signs, Symptoms, and How to Get Help

February 23, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

PTSD in Children

When a traumatic event happens like the recent Parkland shooting, communities often come together and jump into action.... Continue reading →

Normal Teenage Behavior or Mental Health Issue? Know When to Seek Help

February 2, 2018 Posted in: Announcement, georgetown

Teens are halfway between children... Continue reading →

What You Need to Know About Mental Health First Aid

January 3, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Mental Health

The way people address crisis situations is transforming. This is good news for... Continue reading →

The Impact of Sleep on Teen Mental Health

December 1, 2017 Posted in: Announcement

It's a well-established scientific fact that the body desperately needs sleep to facilitate growth and healing, and getting the correct amount of... Continue reading →