Martin Gardner

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Broke, Depressed, & Burnt Out: Why I quit being a counselor

New York, Virginia become first to require mental health education in schools

Watch VideoOn Sunday, New York and Virginia became the first two states to enact laws requiring mental health education in schools.New York’s law …

How Do I Get a Case Manager?

Trying to get services you or for a loved one can be a challenging task. The process can be confusing for people who work in the field so I could …

Case Management Progress Notes

We all know documentation is a key component in the human services field. Progress notes along with other reports serve as confirmation that services …

A Few Reasons why Some Group Homes Fail

There is no question that group homes have become one of the more profitable businesses within the human services field. Group homes who serve those …

Autism Awareness Basics T-Shirt

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Autism

In children and teens, depression doesn’t always look like sadness

<i>Follow me on Twitter</i> @drClaireWhen we think of a depressed person, we tend to think of someone who, well, acts sad. The picture we have in our head …

Depression

How The Loss Of U.S. Psychiatric Hospitals Led To A Mental Health Crisis

A severe shortage of inpatient care for people with mental illness is amounting to a public health crisis, as the number of individuals struggling with a range of psychiatric problems continues to rise.<p>The revelation that the gunman in the Sutherland Springs, Texas, church shooting escaped from a …

Mental Health

9-year-old with traumatic brain injury opens coffee shop to employ people with special needs

<b>WINSTON-SALEM —</b> Cam Myers, 9, may have had a traumatic brain injury, but that hasn’t stopped him from becoming a brewing success.<p>The third-grader and …

Coffee

How Job Changes Can Help Your Human Services Career

Frequent job changes can often have a negative connotation. However, job changes can help advance your career and help you find the best position for …

Autism Awareness T-Shirt

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Autism Awareness T-Shirt

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The Differences between a QMHP and a QIDP

You may see job listings for QMHP or QIDP. Here are some of the differences and similarities between the two qualifications.<p><b>QMHP</b><p>A Qualified Mental …

Case Management: Linking to Services

The three key components of case management are linking, monitoring, and coordinating services for their clients. One of the primary reasons people …

Click here to support Support My Trip to Ecuador organized by Mia Berro

Update 2<p>Posted by Mia Berro<p>3 months ago<p>I will now be going to Riobamba, Ecuador. Medlife at VCU decided that it would be more beneficial for all the …

Case Management Basics T-Shirt

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Why Virginia’s CCC Plus Has Case Managers a Little Nervous

Commonwealth Coordinated Care Pus or CCC Plus is a new statewide Medicaid managed care program recently implemented in August 2017. Under this …

Five Things to Consider Before Majoring in Psychology

Psychology degrees can offer a variety of career opportunities and a chance to make an impact on thousands of lives. The mental health field is both …

Psychology

Community-Based Residential Services

When we think of residential services, the first thing that usually comes to mind is a group home or sponsored residential services sponsored …

Mental Health

15 Black Male Therapists You Should Know

Recently, the Huffington Post article about the “10 Black Female Therapists You Should Know” sparked so much interest in the mental health community, …

Mental Health

When athletes share their battles with mental illness

Michael Phelps locked himself in his bedroom for four days three years ago. He’d been arrested a second time for DUI. He was despondent and adrift. He thought about suicide.<p>“I didn’t want to be alive,” he tells USA TODAY Sports. “I didn’t want to see anyone else. I didn’t want to see another …

Mental Health

Maintaining Your Sanity in the Human Services Field: A Few Quick Tips

We all know any kind of casework can be extremely stressful. Case managers and social workers can sometimes carry caseloads of 50 to over 100 cases …

Case Management: The Intake Process

The intake process is just one of the many challenging and important aspects of case management services or any other human service program. The …

CIT Police Officers and the Mentally Disabled

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) police officers are trained to respond specifically to situations involving the mentally ill. This article explains …

Resources

This page is dedicated to community resources and benefits information. This page will be updated regularly with helpful links to mental health …

The Case Manager’s Role in Conflict Resolution

Yet another key function of case managers is resolving conflict. There are a number of reasons case managers engage in conflict resolution. One of …

With Billions In Proposed Cuts, Medicaid Waivers May Be At Risk

The health care proposal in the U.S. Senate would slash $772 billion from Medicaid in the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office said, …

Health Care

How to Become a Residential Sponsor in Virginia

Virginia and many other states are moving away from institutionalized settings and transitioning to community –based residential services. Group …

What's considered a developmental disability?

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016<p>(WRDW/WAGT) -- There are a number of disabilities people live with each day and a group in Georgia is trying to make the lives …

Autism