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May 2, 2016 - Supervisor Jonathan Schmidt, left, and client services director Kevin Dickins expect strong demand for a new walk-in mental health clinic at Family Centre Thames Valley. (MORRIS LAMONT, The ) ...
May 2, 2016 - Mic WASHINGTON -- A National Football League player joined mental health experts and elected officials at a Senate committee meeting to push for improved access to comprehensive mental health and substance abuse services. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), ...Here's Why We Need Mental Health Action ? Not Mental Health AwarenessMicMayBeWell: ...
May 2, 2016 - A small group of researchers from St. Joseph's Healthcare and Hamilton's Mission Services teamed up to go into the inner-city Gibson and Landsdale neighbourhood and ask residents there what barriers existed for them and how they could be broken .and more »
May 2, 2016 - ?These numbers are quite staggering and while many of you may never experience mental illness it is likely you know someone close to you who is living with a mental illness or substance abuse problem,? Samantha Hodder, director of mental health and ...Kennedy clan member talks about battle with addiction, mental illnessLondon Free PressMental ...
May 2, 2016 - People living with mental illness are overrepresented in the criminal justice system. It is estimated that 1 million people with mental illnesses are arrested and booked in the U.S. each year. As such, interventions to help this population, such as ...and more »
May 2, 2016 - London celebrates Children's Mental Health Week ?There's generally a relatively low level of awareness, or not sufficient awareness, about the extent (and) the nature of children's mental health issues,? said Jim Madden, a children and youth mental health system co-ordinator for Vanier Children's ...Why children's mental health ...
May 2, 2016 - People living with mental illness are overrepresented in the criminal justice system. Interventions to help this population, such as mental health courts, are becoming popular across the country. New research finds that for mental health courts to be successful, every professional engaged in the process should be aware of the relationship between ...
May 2, 2016 - Cassaundra Henske, one of the community volunteers helping out May 2, said the hand-out launched the first Mental Health Awareness week at the Greenwich school. "This is amazing," Henske said as she hung banners. "This is the demographic we've ...and more »