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Youth Mental Health

January 20, 2015

Editorial: Mental health in the teen years

The teenage years are challenging for both those going through them and the adults trying to get the teens through…

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January 20, 2015

MHP to offer Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental health symptoms can appear at any age,” MHP Behavioral Health Director Jan LeBahn, LISW, said. “Youth Mental Health First…

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January 19, 2015

Program helps adults help teens

Do you work with teenagers? Are you a parent of a child between the ages of 12 and 18? Do…

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January 15, 2015

First Aid for mental health

Only 20 percent of children with mental health issues are actually identified and receive mental health services each year, according…

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January 14, 2015

“Youth Mental Health First Aid” training underway in Helena

This week in Helena a group of nearly 30 people has gathered to learn how to spot signs of mental…

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January 8, 2015

Local citizens speak out at teen mental health forum

“Speak Your Mind Texas,” a community conversation addressing mental health and substance use issues in teens and young adults drew…

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December 31, 2014

As Suicides Spike, Some Policymakers Seek Answers

The number of suicides in America is growing, particularly in the West, but the issue rarely garners attention from most…

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November 22, 2014

MPS Students to Benefit from $9.1M in Competitive Grants |…

Students in Milwaukee Public Schools will receive greater academic, behavioral and mental health supports thanks to the district’s successful efforts…

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November 17, 2014

DHS students focus on mental health along border

Deming High School students participated in a student focus group as part of the Paso del Norte Health Foundation’s Think.Change…

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November 13, 2014

Six BCPS staff members obtain mental health training

Bullitt County Public Schools is receiving $99,970 for training six staff members as Certified Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructors.…

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October 29, 2014

W.Va. schools get $10M in mental health grants to curb…

West Virginia schools will receive nearly $10 million in federal grants to increase awareness of mental health among children and…

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October 29, 2014

Project AWARE Grant Awarded to the West Virginia Department of…

The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) will receive a grant for $9.7 million to curb gun violence by connecting…

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