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You’re Not Alone: Suicide warning signs and how you can help

SPOKANE, Wash. - Suicide is a difficult topic for many to discuss, but right now there's a sense of urgency to talk about it. In the past week, two …

Spokane

Housing options help autistic adults find independence

Masha Gregory was nervous to move out of her parents' home and into her own place, where the 26-year-old Pennsylvania woman worried about making …

Autism

Mental Health Daily News Feed

The Mental Health Daily News Feed app provides daily articles on mental health and substance abuse.<p>* Articles delivered daily from around the web on …

How These Psychologists Are Prioritizing Mental Health Care For Black America

"Our Mental Health Minute" addresses subjects most pertinent to our community.<p>Psychologists Riana Anderson and Shawn Jones wanted to find an effective way to intertwine the two communities they knew best: psychology and black America. So they began brainstorming ways to do just that three years ago.<p>…

University of Pennsylvania

Five of the best blogs for stress relief

Feeling stressed? Everyone faces stress from time to time. However, long-term stress can build up and have an adverse impact on health. Taking steps …

Governor pushes for mental health screenings at jails

Family photo<p>Jamycheal Mitchell<p>Jamycheal Mitchell less<p>RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- It’s an issue that was highlighted after the death of Jamycheal …

Hampton Roads

How what you eat may affect mental health

More than 16 million U.S. adults report having a major episode of depression within the last year, according to figures from the National Institutes …

Nutrition

Time Management Techniques for Human Service Professionals

Time management is a critical skill needed to be successful in the human services field. Case management has changed significantly over the years and …

What To Do If Someone Is Having A Seizure

Have you ever caught yourself in a panic while trying to figure out what you should do to help a loved one who’s experiencing a seizure? Generalized …

Sheltered Workshops Get Reprieve

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — T.J. Martin wore a wide grin while he used a hand-operated machine to shape steel into hooks inside the Cambria County Association …

Developmental Disabilities

CMB Job Search

The CMB Job Search app is a list of list of job search websites focused on jobs in the human services, mental health, and medical field.<p>*Job listings …

Many With Disabilities Fear Medicaid Cuts Will Diminish Independence

The current debate over Medicaid has Anastasia Somoza thinking about the Willowbrook State School, the infamous Staten Island institution for people …

Health Care

Audio Therapy: How Music Improved One Man’s Mental Health

When your daddy is a singer turned DJ, your grandmother and great-aunt are opera singers and your uncle sang backup for Sam Cooke, being heavily …

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Updated on March 23, 2016<p>Here are some of my other articles from my Hubpages profile. I still interact there and respond to comments.<p><b>Case …

Ice Cube to Release Clothing Line That Will Support Autism

Ice Cube is branching out into another business venture beyond music, and this time, it’s going to benefit a lot of people who need it. The West …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Black Folks And Mental Health: How to Stop Suffering In Silence

America’s black population has historically suffered at the hands of powerful; enduring enslavement, isolation, and cultural carnage. Today, the …

Depression

The Case for Family as Paid Caregivers

One of the more polarizing debates in the human services field is whether or not family (parents in particular) should be paid caregivers for their …

Long –Term Planning for the Disabled

Case managers often provide assistance with maintaining benefits. This is critical because they need medical insurance to obtain vital services such …

With Talk Of Medicaid Changes, Waiver Services May Be At Risk

The Trump administration is planning to fundamentally alter Medicaid, a move that could mean big changes to everything from health care to home and …

Special Olympics Virginia speed skater headed to World Games!

Craig Licorish<p>Craig Licorish is a Special Olympics Virginia athlete attending the 2017 World Winter Games in Austria to compete in speed …

8 Stress-Related Health Problems: Know The Signs

Today, everyone seems to have an increased amount of stress, whether it is due to the economy, their job, layoff or family relationships and other …

Health Information

Misuse of social media can damage your mental health

We can learn a lot about people through how they use social media. For example, Twitter language can be used to predict the risk of dying from heart …

Social Marketing

Va. families of people with disabilities criticize new funding structure

Physical health often ignored in people with mental illness

Australians with serious mental illness are living on average for 10-32 years less than the rest of the population, mainly due to preventable and …

Psychosis

Individuals with disabilities more likely to be employed in states with expanded Medicaid

Individuals with disabilities are significantly more likely to be employed if they live in a state that has expanded Medicaid under the Affordable …

Health Care

Boston Business Owner With Down Syndrome Receives Orders For Thousands Of Cookies

BOSTON (CBS) – Collette Divitto is now running her cookie business around the clock.<p>Since WBZ profiled the 26-year-old who was born with Down …

6 Tips to Manage Stress and Avoid Burnout at Work

At times, we all experience stress, and for many people a major source of stress arises from work-related issues.<p><b>Feeling overworked, facing tight</b> …

Productivity

Virginia's new financial plans help the disabled and their families save money for services

After Annie Wheaton graduates from college, she wants to get a job and move into her own apartment.<p>Wheaton is a 23-year-old Chesapeake woman with …

Retirement

Very Necessary: Why You Should Take (Guilt-Free) Mental Health Days

I’m not sure about you, but I constantly feel as though my life is moving at a super frantic pace. Being a mom, daughter and significant other can be …

Mental Health